Microsoft has released 90-day trial version of Windows 8 RTM free,available to everyone for download and use it for 3 months.This copy of windows is Win 8 Enterprise edition,availble for both 32bit and 64bit versions as ISO images.
No product keys or serial keys are required for Windows 8 RTM version.But make sure you got to activate within 10 days your Windows copy after installing it on your system.If you fail to do so,or if your evaluation period expires,your desktop background will turn black with a persistent desktop notification indicating your system isn’t genuine.Also you may experience your PC getting shutdown every hour thus you may end up loosing your unsaved work.
Before you start downloading Windows 8 RTM version,will like you to check out the system requirements.
Windows 8 RTM System Requirements:
- Processor: 1 GHz or faster
- RAM: 1GB (32-bit) or 2GB (64-bit)
- Hard disk space: 20GB
- Graphics card: Microsoft DirectX 9 graphics device with WDDM driver
- Screen Resolution:Atleast 1024×768 to access Windows Store and run apps and 1366×768 for snap apps.
Some drawbacks that comes along with Windows 8 RTM version
• The evaluation edition will expire and cannot be upgraded.
• To upgrade, the evaluation must be uninstalled and a nonevaluation version of Windows must be reinstalled from your original installation media.
• Consider running the evaluation edition in a virtual environment or installing on a separate hard drive or partition. The will allow you to upgrade your original Windows installation to Windows 8.
• During registration (required) you must log in with a Microsoft account and provide your name, e-mail address, and country.
• You are required to activate the product online within 10 days after installing.
• Once the evaluation is installed, you cannot upgrade. To revert to a previous version of Windows, you must do a clean install from your original installation media.
You can download your free copy using following links:
Also you can download Windows 8 RTM in following languages:
Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), English, English (UK), French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese (Brazil), and Spanish.
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