difference between windows 8 and windows 8.1 Tags: Windows 8 Computers Last response: January 9, 2014 2:42 PM in Windows 8 Share Loosey January 9, 2014 1:44:40 PM I was ready to buy my computer and I noticed it was windows 8.1. What is the diffence between windows 8 and windows 8.1. Thank you More about : difference windows windows Reply to Loosey USAFRet a c 253 * Windows 8 January 9, 2014 2:42:26 PM Loosey said:I was ready to buy my computer and I noticed it was windows 8.1. What is the diffence between windows 8 and windows 8.1. Thank you Further enhancements to 8. Not the least of which is being able to boot directly into Desktop mode, completely bypassing the Metro interface. http://gizmodo.com/windows-8-1-review-little-changes-ma... http://reviews.cnet.com/8301-3121_7-57608058-220/window... Reply to USAFRet Ask the community Post an answer Related resources : solutionSolvedWhat is the difference between Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 solutionSolvedWhat's the difference between Windows 8.1 and Windows 8.1 Pro? solutionSolvedWhat's the difference between Windows 7 and 8.1? solutionSolvedwhat difference between Microsoft Windows 8.1 Retail $120 vs oem $99 solutionSolvedDiff between windows 8 & 8.1 solutionSolvedhomegroup sharing between windows 8.1 and 7 solutionVolume control not working. only maxed or muted, nothing changes in between. I have windows 8.1 solutionSolvedputting a motherboard with windows 8.1 oem in a different computer with all different parts solutionSolvedWhat's the difference between Windows 8 and Windows 8 Pro? solutionwhats the difference between windows 7 professioal and windows 8 solutionGetting BSOD screens with different error messages after every start-up in Windows 8.1 solutionNeed OS Insight - Windows 8.1 OEM or Something Different? ForumDifference between Windows 7 and 8 ForumDifference between windows 7 and windows 8 solutionSolvedWindows 7 x64 vs Windows 8 or 8.1 x64 solutionSolvedCan I reuse my Windows 8.1 product key? solutionSolvedCan I instal Windows 8.1 pro over an unactivated Windows 7? solutionSolvedcannot install realtek high definition audio in windows 8.1 64bit solutionSolvedDoes anyone know how to move windows 8.1 from a pre installed computer to a New computer? solutionSolvedQ6600 on Windows 8.1 32-bit, should I download x86 or x64 version of JDK? More resources Read discussions in other Windows 8 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !