Microsoft has unveiled its next operating system Windows 8 which runs on desktops, laptops and a lighter version for touch screens and tablets .Among the new features is metro style ability, faster booting time which is less than 3 sec for tablets and less than 8 sec in desktops and laptops.
The windows 8 developer preview is a pre beta version which comes with a warning for those who are willing to take the Windows 8 test
“ The software is provided as is, and you bear the risk of using it. It may not be stable, operate correctly or work the way the final version of the software will. It should not be used in a production environment. The features and functionality in the prerelease software may not appear in the final version. Some product features and functionality may require advanced or additional hardware, or installation of other software.”
Once you download the Operating system (.ISO file) you require to burn to a DVD using a burning software like Nero or a free CD/DVD burner .while installing Windows 8 you need to fresh install i.e its required to remove old operating system like Windows 7, vista, xp.The system requirements for Windows 8 is similar to Windows 7 and works great on the same hardware that powers Windows Vista.