Good Deal: Amazon offering Windows 8 Pro upgrade for $39.99 after $30 promotional credit

Windows 8 Good Deal

While Microsoft plans to offer $ 39.99 digital upgrades for Windows 8 Pro, a physical copy will set you back bit more. $ 69.99 is the suggested retail price for the full package, but Amazon is essentially cancelling out the difference for those who pre-order by throwing in $ 30 of promotional credit that can be used throughout its online store. There are some exceptions: you can’t be able to put the bonus cash toward digital items like Kindle ebooks, MP3s, and videos. But if you’re a frequent Amazon shopper, we doubt you’ll have much trouble putting it towards something on that growing wish list. You’ll receive the $ 30 credit via email 30 days after your boxed copy of Windows 8 ships. The pre-order promotion also extends to Windows 8 Pro…

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