First Windows 8 Laptops Available On HSN

The general availability of Windows 8 is on 25th October 2012 but the first laptops with Windows 8 installed in them are available from HSN. It was a surprising to see a laptop with Windows 8 even before its availability. The laptop is in offer price of $699.95 and over 3850 laptops have already been sold.

Windows 8 laptop

Here are the specs of the laptop:

Gateway 17.3" LCD Windows 8 Core i5, 4GB RAM 500GB HDD Laptop Computer

The same laptop is also available in 15.6" LCD.

Windows 8 on the laptop

Here’s what you’ll get when you buy the deal from HSN:

  • Gateway 17.3" laptop
  • PC Essentials 22a Standard Software DVD
  • 6-cell Lithium-ion battery
  • Power cord
  • AC adapter
  • Windows 8 tips flyer
  • Quick start guide
  • Manufacturer’s 1-year limited warranty on hardware and tech support ; 90 days on software support 

Will you buy this laptop with Windows 8 loaded in it or will wait for other manufacturers to release their laptops with Windows 8 installed? Or will you be content with your current computer or laptop and install Windows 8 in it?

See the HSN Windows 8 laptop deal here.