Toshiba unveils Windows 8 Pro upgrade offer
Vendor offers consumers Windows 8 Pro upgrade for laptop purchases
Toshiba Gulf Computer Systems Division, has launched the Windows 8 Pro Upgrade Refund scheme.
Under the terms of the scheme, Toshiba will refund the upgrade cost on purchases of Toshiba laptops between 7th September and 6th November 2012.
Santosh Varghese, general manager, Toshiba Gulf Computer System Division commented: "Microsoft's Windows 8 Pro brings a lot of exciting features that consumers will love. With our upgrade scheme, there's no reason to wait for the launch date of Windows 8 Pro. Our consumers can have their Toshiba laptops now and easily upgrade to the latest Window's OS come launch date."
According to Toshiba, customers who purchase a Toshiba Windows 7 PC with an 'Approved for Sale' in the Middle East sticker from 7th September to 6th November should keep the sales receipt ready for their Windows 8 Pro upgrade on the launch day. Upon successful OS upgrade, users need to present the sales receipt, along with the Windows 8 Upgrade Offer receipt to Toshiba approved reimbursement centres to claim a full refund, says Toshiba.
"Toshiba launched this offer to provide the best possible computing experience to our customers. Coined a ‘technology shift' by Gartner, the Windows 8 Pro will definitely complement the features and reliability that we at Toshiba always deliver," added Varghese.
The Windows 8 Upgrade refund offer from Toshiba is valid within the UAE. Users can claim their refund from 31st October to 30th November 2012 at the Toshiba Flagship Store in Dubai Festival City. Microsoft's new OS is expected to launch worldwide on 26th October 2012.