We know about Vista's many editions, but the pricing has been something of a mystery. Over the weekend, Microsoft Canada accidentally leaked details about Vista's Canadian pricing. Now Amazon has published a list of the US prices for the various Vista editions, along with a release date of January 30, 2007.
Here's the skinny on the pricing from Amazon. Keep in mind that pricing and release date are subject to change; in fact, a Microsoft spokesperson told Ars that the pricing is not set in stone.
- Windows Vista Home Basic: $199
- Windows Vista Home Premium: $239
- Windows Vista Business: $299
- Windows Vista Ultimate: $399
- Windows Vista Home Basic Upgrade: $99.95
- Windows Vista Home Premium Upgrade: $159
- Windows Vista Business Upgrade: $199
- Windows Vista Ultimate Upgrade: $359
Credit: ars technica