Windows 8 Pro DVD now available for pre-order, pricing confirmed

6523.Win8_5F00_Pro1_5F00_thumb_5F00_1D6CF809On the Windows Team Blog Microsoft has announced that pre-orders for Windows 8 Pro on DVD is now available for $69.99 USD ERP* (U.S.) at select retailers, including, Best Buy, Staples, Office Depot and the Microsoft Store and many more.

They also announced that upgrades via download will be available on the 26th October for $39.99 USD ERP. The downloads will be available in 140 countries worldwide, with 37 languages, and 23 supported currencies. The limited time upgrade offer will only be available until January 31st, 2013..

Those who purchase (or have purchased) an eligible Windows 7 PC anytime between June 2, 2012 and January 31, 2013 will be able to purchase an upgrade to Windows 8 Pro for only $14.99 USD ERP** (U.S.) which will be redeemable starting October 26th.

Lastly Windows 8 PC’s can now be pre-ordered for delivery by the 26th.

Read more detail on the offer at Microsoft here.

Are you going to jump in on the first wave, or wait and see? Let us know below.

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