The software maker set the retail price for Vista at between $199 to $399, ranging from the basic version to the top-end "ultimate" edition. For customers upgrading from Windows XP, Vista will cost between $100 and $259.More info at Reuters.
Microsoft released on Friday a test version of Windows, dubbed Release Candidate 1, and made it available to more than 5 million customers worldwide.
Goldman Sachs analyst Rick Sherlund said the initial feedback on the test version of Vista is encouraging.
Windows Vista Basic to cost $199
Posted on Tuesday, Sep 05 2006 @ 20:25 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
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|Re: Windows Vista Basic to cost $199 |
by Anonymous on Wednesday, Sep 06 2006 @ 02:42 CEST
|Highway robbery pure and simple. No reason to upgrade from XP, not at that price. Who would bother? Fools who are easily parted with their money are the only ones I can think of.|