There’s something new and exciting in the world of computing right now, it is of course, the launch of the much anticipated Windows 8.
We all love seeing technology evolve and each time we expect something better, faster, prettier and personalised. And with Windows 8, that’s exactly what you’re getting. Here’s a little video to demonstrate…
Offering a smoother and faster experience so you’ll spend less time searching and more time doing exactly what you need to be doing, there are pleny of fancy new features including the ability to search across apps and settings, sharing directly from your apps and even the option to go touchscreen! The list of new and improved features goes on, so if you’re into your specs and want to know more, here’s a quick overview:
- Quick start up
- Customise and organise your Start screen with Live Tiles
- Integrate your online favourites (Facebook, Twitter and Hotmail, maybe?) with photos and contact from your PC
- Choose between the touch screen and the good old mouse and keyboard
- Browse faster with Internet Explorer®
- Stay safer with Windows Defender
- Get great apps at the Windows Store
- Plus Mail, Photos, SkyDrive® and more built-in
So if that’s everything you’ve been looking for in a laptop and operating system, this is the competition for you.
We’re giving one lucky LW Blog reader the chance to win this fab Windows 8 Acer Aspire Touchscreen Laptop, plus the all important 3 years
Service Guarantee worth a huge £880! So not only will you have a fab new laptop with Windows 8 to keep the family entertained, but if your laptop goes on the blink, we’ll repair or replace it fast. Phew!
All you need to do to be in with a chance of winning is tell us how you’re going to make the most of Windows amazing new operating system?
- The competition will close on Thursday 1st November at midnight, so any comments entered after that won’t be included in the draw.
- All comments will need to be approved, so don’t worry if your comment doesn’t appear straight away!
- Use the form below to leave your comment and one winner will be drawn at random from all approved entries and contacted via email.
- Now just leave a comment telling us how you’re going to make the most of Windows amazing new operating system?
Terms and conditions. 1. Entry into the draw will be deemed as acceptance of these rules and any separate instructions for entry will form part of the rules. 2. This prize draw is open to any UK resident, aged 18 or over, who posts a comment between 27th October and 1st November 2012 on the Littlewoods Windows 8 Acer laptop competition blog post at the following URL: http://blog.littlewoods.com/. 3. Employees of Shop Direct Group companies and anyone else involved in the operation of the draw are excluded from entering. The closing date for entry is 1st November 2012 at midnight. 4. All entries into the draw must be appropriate and approved so by the promoter. Any entries deemed inappropriate will be excluded from the draw. 5. One winner will be drawn at random from all valid entries no later than the 10th November 2012. The winners will be notified by email within 14 days of the draw and must respond to their notification email within 30 days otherwise they will forfeit their prize and a new winner may be drawn at random from the remaining entries. The prize will be sent to the address of the relevant winner within six weeks. 6. There is one prize which consists of one Windows 8 Acer Aspire Touchscreen Laptop, plus the all important 3 years Service Guarantee. Terms and conditions apply. Service Guarantee does not include some situations, for example: accidental damage, and wilful act or neglect. It is not an insurance product. Service Guarantee starts after the expiry date of the manufacturers guarantee period. Service Guarantee is offered by Shop Direct Home Shopping Limited and is provided by The Warranty Group Services (Isle of Man) Limited. St George’s Court, Upper Church Street, Douglas, Isle of Man, IM1 1EE. SDHS reserves the right to change provider. Service Guarantee agreements are backed by trust funds held by an independant trustee. Service activation requests are administered by Shop Direct Finance Company Limited. Registered Number 4660974. Registered Office: Aintree Innovation Centre, Park Lane, Netherton, Bootle, Liverpool, L30 1SL. 7. The prize is non-transferable, non-negotiable and there is no cash alternative. The promoter reserves the right to offer an alternative prize in the event of the original prize being unavailable. The prize cannot be returned or exchanged once they have been sent to the winners. 8. By entering the draw, entrants agree that, if they win, their details may be disclosed to anyone requesting details of the prize winners. The winners may be required to take part in any publicity relating to this promotion. 9. Promoter: Shop Direct Home Shopping Limited, First Floor, Skyways House, Speke Road, Speke, Liverpool, L70 1AB. Registered No 4663281.