Microsoft Windows 8 System Requirements [Leaked]

New Update:Windows 8 beta Consumer Preview – Download And Install

Microsoft Windows 8 is not at all rumors like the Apple’s have.

This is the all new upcoming Operating System from Microsoft.

Guess we are covering Microsoft Windows 8 very well and have also had a post on it back in December 2010.

You can have a look at it from the following link. Its about Microsoft Windows 8 Features & Beta Release Details.

Microsoft Windows 8 Features & Beta Release Details Link

Microsoft Windows 8 System Requirements [Leaked]

Now lets move on towards Microsoft Windows 8 System Requirements. I got this while searching some trusted groups on Facebook.

Processor :

1GHz or faster 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor

Memory :
1GB RAM (32-bit) / 2GB RAM (64-bit)

Hard Disk Space :
16GB available disk space (32-bit) / 20 GB (64-bit). For the download version, an additional 3GB is required.

Media Drive :
DVD/CD authoring requires a compatible optical drive

Connectivity :
Internet access (fees may apply)

Sound Card :
Music and sound require audio output

Video Card :
DirectX 9 graphics processor with WDDM 1.0 or later driver.

Additional System Requirements :
Windows XP mode requires at least 2 GB of RAM (32-bit)/3 GB RAM (64-bit) and 15 GB of available disk space.

Product functionality and graphics may vary based on your system configuration. Some features may require advanced or additional hardware.

Update: 19/4/2012

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Zubin Rathod

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