I say "should" because it depends on the manufacturer, but most of them are jumping on this with both feet. There's no upgrade path for Home Basic the reason is below but as I understand it, the number of systems sold at retail with Home Basic on them are in the low single digits. That should take care of most PC buyers. The pre-order deal also starts Friday, June 26th, and will run for a limited time. Windows 7 Ultimate is not part of this discount plan, but it might get its own incentive plan later on. You could technically buy Home Premium upgrade, then pay to convert it to Ultimate, saving at least a little cash. The pre-order deal will be visible at store.
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