It’s A Date – Windows 8 Release Date Revealed Posted on July 18, 2012 by Rob Wilcox As reported in a number of places today (e.g. here and here) Microsoft plan to release Windows 8 on October 26th, 2012. For sure I will be grabbing a copy or three !! If you enjoyed this post, please consider leaving a comment or subscribing to the RSS feed to have future articles delivered to your feed reader.