moreMarch 2nd, 2012, 12:53 GMT · By Ionut Arghire
Microsoft to Release Windows 8 Professional Plus, Ultimate Versions
Microsoft has just made available for download the Consumer Preview flavor of its Windows 8 operating system, yet people are already interested in learning what the future might have in store for them.
Apparently, there might be nine different versions of Windows 8 set to arrive on shelves, at least this is what some enthusiasts found in the Consumer Preview’s registry.
Among them, we can count the Ultimate SKU that was rumored only a few days ago to have been scrapped from books.
Microsoft hasn’t made official info on its plans on the matter, but it appears that there will indeed be more Windows flavors, including some unheard of before.
The full list of Windows 8 SKUs reportedly includes:
Windows 8 Starter edition
Windows 8 Home Basic Edition
Windows 8 Home Premium edition
Windows 8 Professional edition
Windows 8 Professional Plus edition
Windows 8 Enterprise Edition
Windows 8 Ultimate edition
Windows 8 ARM edition