On their website Acer has now revealed the full details of their much leaked Acer Iconia W3 8 inch Windows 8 tablet. The full specs of the device is: Windows 8 Pro – Intel® Atom™Z2760 8" WXGA (1280×768) Multi-Touch LCD 2 GB Memory eMMC64GB storage Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator 3650 802.11 b/g/n & BT 2M FHD STD BT4.0 Micro HDMI Micro-USB 2.0 port 8 hours Silver 1 Year Carry In warranty Acer notes the WXGA resolution means snapping will not be supported for Metro apps, but of course we expect Windows Blue to fix this issue. Acer touts the device as a PC companion that is able to sync with your main laptop or desktop using Windows 8’s cloud features, and as ideal for both play and work, though its attached keyboard accessory. Interestingly they also say the tablet will come with Microsoft Office, which is not normally included with ...

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In case you have been living under a rock, Windows 8 was released on 26th October 2012, boasting 40,000,000 sales in the first 30 days of release. The initial cost of Windows 8 Pro was £50, however order to increase the affordability of the software for UK customers, Microsoft has sliced the cost in half to £25. What this means is Windows 8 Pro can now be bought for less money than Windows 8 home premium whilst including extra features: Thank you Oliver for the tip. read more at: intowindows.com ...

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The Windows 8 Pro upgrade download is only $39.99, but if you want to hang on to your physical media you have to shell out another $30, which is a bit much for a spinning disc of plastic. Fortunately it seems Amazon has your back.  They are offering a $30 gift voucher with your $69.99 which can be used on anything in their extensive store. The deal can be found at Amazon here. Given that the price is the same, are any of our readers purchasing the disc,  or are you opting for the immediate gratification of the download? Let us know below. Via Neowin.net ...

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