Windows 7 now available for pre-order

If you can't wait to get your hands on Windows 7, you'll be happy to hear Microsoft's latest OS has now gone on official pre-sale in the UK with a pro

Of course, the special price means there are only limited numbers available, and it's a case of first come first served, so you'd better be quick.

As we reported a few weeks ago, you'll be able to get your hands on Windows 7 Home Premium for £49.99, or £99.99 for the Professional version.

You can make your pre-order through companies such as Amazon, Currys, Dixons, Ebuyer and PC World, or alternatively go direct through the Microsoft website.

The OS will eventually land on 22 October, and a pre-order will ensure you're one of the first to get it – not to mention at a discounted price as well. Bargain.

If you're unsure about Microsoft's newest OS, be sure to check out our hands on video and full review of it and let us know your thoughts below.