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Windows 8 vs Windows 8.1

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What are the difference between Windows 8 and Windows 8.1?

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Windows 8 vs Windows 8.1

by hwedd36 In reply to Windows 8 vs Windows 8.1

8.8.1 has bug fixes, it's faster, and you can open to the desktop and not the main panel.

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Improvments

by davidsnipes In reply to Windows 8 vs Windows 8.1

Many improvement in Windows 8.1 has been made that includes: start screen feature, extra snap views, extra packed apps, advanced OneDrive integration, the ability to restore the previous behavior of opening the user’s desktop on login instead of the Start screen. Windows 8.1 startscreen system is more customizable as compared to the Windows 8.

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Difference between Windows 8 and 8.1

by jeanrdevine31 In reply to Windows 8 vs Windows 8.1

Windows 8: Windows 8 is PC operating system designed by Microsoft and is part of the Windows NT family of operating systems. It is being said that it was in development process before the release of Windows 7, its predecessor, in 2009. Windows 8 was officially released on August 1, 2012. Its platform are IA-32, x64, ARMv7 and its Kernel type is Hybrid. It is now competing with two other popular mobile operating systems such as iOS and Android. As comparison to Windows 7, Windows 8 introduced many alterations to operating system’s platform and user interface to enhance its user experience on tablets.
Windows 8.1: Windows 8.1 is the upgraded version of Windows 8 and is released by Microsoft. It is regarded as the professional version of Windows 8 and Windows 8 is itself is supposed to be home version. Windows 8.1 was released on August 27, 2013. Its platforms are IA-32, x64, and ARMv7 and its Kernel type is Hybrid. Windows 8.1 has resolved many complaints that were being faced by users in Windows 8.

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WIndows 8.1 is better version

by ljredwood In reply to Windows 8 vs Windows 8.1

Windows 8 was a botch , so they rolled out 8.1 fixing all the bugs.

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