Windows 8 Consumer Preview Release Date – Feb 29

So, the long wait is over! Windows 8 Beta or Consumer Preview, as Microsoft prefers to call it, will be finally released at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. The Mobile World Congress is mainly all about mobile devices, so it is interesting to note that Microsoft has chosen to release Windows 8 CP an this conference.

Here is a screenshot of the invite:

Windows 8 DP did get a mixed response – while some appreciated its new interface, others just did not like it. People will probably have to unlearn a few things about Windows and re-learn Windows 8 again – this is the feeling most Windows users have.

Windows 8 download

Windows 8 is expected to made available for download immediately thereafter.

Let us wait and see what Windows 8 CP has to offer now!

Via BusinessInsider.

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Anand Khanse is the Admin of TheWindowsClub.com and a 10-year Microsoft MVP Awardee in Windows for the period 2006-16. He enjoys following and reporting Microsoft news and developments in the world of Personal Computing & Social Media.