Support for Windows* XP has ended.

It's time to upgrade to an Intel-powered PC with Windows 8.

Do Business Faster and Smarter Than Ever

The day has come. Support for Windows XP has ended and it is no longer easy to keep your old business PCs running. The good news is that now's the best time for an upgrade. With Windows 8 and the latest generation of Intel-powered PCs, there are now smarter and faster ways to do better business.

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Windows* 7
Maintenance cost for older PCs per year

How much will running Windows* XP on your old computers cost you in the long run?

Holding off on replacing your older business PCs may seem like a cost-saving strategy but constantly supporting your older PCs may end up being more expensive1. See how much you’ll save with this ROI calculator2.

How many PCs do you have in your organisation?

ROI Calculator Windows* XP Windows* 7
Estimated annual maintenance cost per PC2 $870 $168
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Estimated annual savings per year (US$) $168480

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Faster is more affordable than you think

PCs have evolved a lot in the last few years. With a new PC powered by the latest Intel® Core processor family performing 3 times faster, you can run multiple applications and create multimedia presentations simultaneously3,4,5,6 on laptops lighter than 4 pounds7. Best of all, the average price for a new computer is only US$200 less than it was 4 years ago8.

Windows* 8, the future of business

No operating system has ever looked and felt like this before. Windows 8 will change the way your business uses computers. With better security9, performance levels and touchscreen capabilities, upgrading to Windows 8 lets you run your business faster, safer and smarter.

See what else Windows 8 has to offer

Speed and performance you can touch

The power and performance of Intel processers work in harmony with the new Windows 8 touch experience10. With up to start up speeds almost 4 times faster3,11 and 57% longer battery life3,12, you can boost the productivity of your business with a more powerful processor and more efficient, longer lasting battery.

Find an Intel Device that suits your business needs

Whether it’s the flexibility of a tablet or the performance of a laptop, the recommended Intel-powered PCs can help boost your business.

Fujitsu LIFEBOOK* UH572Learn More >
HP EliteBook Folio* 9470m Ultrabook™Learn More >
Lenovo ThinkPad T430u* Ultrabook™Learn More >
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Touch* Ultrabook™Learn More >
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon* Ultrabook™Learn More >
Samsung Series 5 ULTRA TouchLearn More >
Toshiba Portégé* Z930 Ultrabook™Learn More >
Lenovo ThinkPad Twist* Multitouch Ultrabook™Learn More >
Toshiba Satellite* U920t Ultrabook™Learn More >

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1. ‘Do You Replace Your Server Or Go To The Cloud? The Answer May Surprise You’, at

2. ‘When to use cloud platforms vs. dedicated servers’, at

3. ‘Cloud Server vs Dedicated Server’, at

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