This report comes from and it also notes that Windows 8 version will start just below $100. On the other hand Windows 8 Pro will be a little more expensive, around $20 to $40 higher. Moreover, the article also points out that the current price for Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit system builder version is only $90 — this is about $39 less from the previous price, and Windows 7 Professional 64-bit system builder version now runs about $130, which is about $50 cheaper from its previous price. As we previously published, the software giant continues with the plan of offering retail box of Windows 8 upgrade for $69.99 at launch on October 26th — Price that will not change until January 31st, 2013 –. A downloadable upgrade version will also be available for $39.99, or for $14.99 for those users who purchased a new PC and registered since June 2nd, 2012. Do you build your own PCs or you purchase your desktop/laptop from manufactures? Tell us, we would like to know. Source via All content on this site is provided with no warranties, express or implied. Use any information at your own risk. Always backup of your device and files before making any changes. Privacy policy info.