Launch date set for Windows 8.1 by Microsoft

Those who were not happy from Windows 8 for the lack of certain features and functionalities such as lack of start button, Microsoft has finally confirmed to release Windows 8.1 with improved features to the general public in October 2013 starting at 12:00am in New Zealand.


According to windows official blog – “Windows 8.1 and Windows RT 8.1 will begin rolling out worldwide as a free update for consumers with Windows 8 or Windows RT devices through the Windows Store. Windows 8.1 will also be available at retail and on new devices starting on October 18th by market.”


Microsoft has also revealed the detailed and full-features list of Windows 8.1. Amazing thing is that Microsoft has also released a preview version, called the Windows 8.1 release preview which is now available to download.


So, friends get ready to enjoy awesome new apps and services of Windows 8.1