If you recently bought a new PC or planning to buy a new one but hesitating because you’re waiting for Windows 8, well Microsoft is having a special upgrade offer just for you.
Owners of Windows 7 PCs bought between June 2, 2012 and January 31, 2013 can purchase a Windows 8 Pro upgrade for only $14.99 once it becomes available on October 26. Regular upgrade price for those who own legitimate copies of Windows (XP, Vista, 7) is $39.99 by the way.
After buying your PC, go to the Windows Upgrade Offer website to register using your 25-digit Windows 7 product key that came with the PC. Then starting on October 26th, you will get your promo code on your email with purchase instructions. When you place your order for the upgrade, enter the promo code to get the $14.99 price.
You will have until February 28, 2013 to register for the offer to get Windows 8 Pro for $14.99.
View the full mechanics of this Windows Upgrade Offer for new PC owners.