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  • Windows 8 Pro Upgrade - Student Offer
  • Windows 8 Pro Upgrade - Student Offer
  • Windows 8 Pro Upgrade - Student Offer
  • Windows 8 Pro Upgrade - Student Offer
  • Windows 8 Pro Upgrade - Student Offer
  • Windows 8 Pro Upgrade - Student Offer
  • Windows 8 Pro Upgrade - Student Offer
  • Windows 8 Pro Upgrade - Student Offer
  • Windows 8 Pro Upgrade - Student Offer
  • Windows 8 Pro Upgrade - Student Offer
  • Windows 8 Pro Upgrade - Student Offer
  • Windows 8 Pro Upgrade - Student Offer
  • Windows 8 Pro Upgrade - Student Offer
  • Windows 8 Pro Upgrade - Student Offer
  • Windows 8 Pro Upgrade - Student Offer
  • Windows 8 Pro Upgrade - Student Offer
  • Windows 8 Pro Upgrade - Student Offer
  • Windows 8 Pro Upgrade - Student Offer
  • Windows 8 Pro Upgrade - Student Offer
  • Windows 8 Pro Upgrade - Student Offer
 

Windows 8 Pro Upgrade - Student Offer

The great features of Windows 8, plus easy connections to school networks and data encryption.

Windows 8 upgrade is for Windows Vista or XP users. Upon installation you can install the free 8.1 update available through the Windows Store

Windows 8 Pro Upgrade - Student Offer

The great features of Windows 8, plus easy connections to school networks and data encryption.

Windows 8 upgrade is for Windows Vista or XP users. Upon installation you can install the free 8.1 update available through the Windows Store

How do you want to receive Windows?


Student price

£49.99 incl. VAT


Student price

£49.99 incl. VAT

This academic offer for eligible students, faculty, and staff requires verification of eligibility prior to purchase. Limit five (5) copies of this item per 12-month period.

 

 
 

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Product Overview

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Beautiful, fast, fluid

Windows has been reimagined to focus on your life. The beautiful, fast, and fluid design is perfect for a range of hardware: From compact, touch-enabled tablets and lightweight laptops, to PCs and large, powerful all-in-ones with high-definition screens.

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Windows 7, only better

Windows 8 is built on the rock-solid foundation of Windows 7, but it’s been improved on all fronts. You can install Windows 8 on the same hardware that powers Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7, and you’ll love how it works on new devices, too. Windows 8 was designed with Windows 7 apps in mind, because you probably have older apps you need to use.

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Cloud-connected with your Microsoft account

Sign in to your Windows 8 device with your Microsoft account and you’re immediately connected to the people, files, and settings you care about. Your PC comes to life with all the things that make Windows yours, including your Start page, themes, language preferences, browsing history, and browser favourites.

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It's all about the apps

In the Windows Store, you can search for or browse great apps, all grouped in easy-to-find categories. We highlight great apps for you and provide quick access to frequently downloaded apps. You won’t have to worry about buying something you don’t want because you can try before you buy, if the app supports it.

The Microsoft difference

The Microsoft difference

Up and running: We’re here for you – at no extra charge.

Need help with your Microsoft products? No matter what help you may need with downloading or installing Windows or Office, connect with one of our experts to get the support you need.

Use our Freephone or Live Chat support and we will get your software working just the way you want it.

Call us at: 0800 026 0329
Mon - Fri: 08:00 - 20:00 GMT
Saturday: 09:00 - 18:00 GMT

Required Processor

1GHz or faster

Required Memory

2 GB

Required Hard Disk Space

20 GB

Required Display

1366 x 768 screen resolution

Required Connectivity

Internet access (Connect time charges may apply)

Required Video Card

Graphics hardware acceleration requires a DirectX 9 graphics card with WDDM driver

Additional System Requirements

Microsoft account required for some features. Watching DVDs requires separate playback software. Windows Media Center license sold separately. See for full details.