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 228 * 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 solutionNeed OS Insight - Windows 8.1 OEM or Something Different? ForumDifference between Windows 7 and 8 ForumDifference between windows 7 and windows 8 solutionSolvedGame installation on Windows 8.1 with ssd and hdd solutionSolvedWindows 8.1 upgrade from Windows 8 Issue solutionSolvedWindows 8.1 Installation through USB solutionSolvedis my laptop ready for windows 8.1? solutionSolvedFallout New Vegas-"out of memory" on windows 8.1 solutionSolvedClean install with windows 8.1 oem disc on new ssd before formatting old hdd solutionSolvedHesitant on Purchasing Windows 8.1. More resources Read discussions in other Windows 8 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !