Originally Posted by htismaqe
I have been using Windows 8 for a few months now - if you have Windows 7 on a laptop or desktop, don't bother.
Once you strip away the metro UI (which really isn't that cool) there is virtually no difference between 7 and 8.
The main difference I have been hearing is that Windows 8 is faster than 7.
Since I purchased my new laptop recently, I get Win8 for $15. Don't know if I will install it or not.