If you have been wanting to give Microsoft’s new Windows 8.1 operating system a go and put it through its paces. You will be pleased to learn that Microsoft has now made their new operating system Windows 8.1 Preview which is free to download. Check out the video after the jump to learn more about Windows 8.1 Preview.
Features included in Microsoft’s new Windows 8.1 Preview includes gesture support on the keyboard as well as built in support for 3D printers together with many new tweaks and enhancements to apps including Xbox Music, Outlook, and Internet Explorer and the Windows Store has also received a redesign.
Microsoft’s Brandon LeBlanc announced the release of the new Windows 8.1 Preview explaining: “The best part is my Start screen customizations, apps, and files get synced across all my Windows 8.1 PCs and tablets, which is awesome,”-“If I change my Start screen, install new apps, pin new apps to my Start screen on one PC – that all gets synced to my other PCs.”
More information about the Windows 8.1 Preview download is available over on the Windows site, and while you don’t need a product key if you’re updating form Windows 8, new users will have to register with the product key: NTTX3-RV7VB-T7X7F-WQYYY-9Y92F to try the Windows 8.1 Preview.