After revealing that the Windows 8.1 upgrade package would be priced at $119.99 for Windows 8.1 and $199.99 for the Windows 8.1 Pro upgrade in the US, Microsoft have today revealed prices for the upgraded OS in the UK.

Set to be released on October 18th, Windows 8.1 will be free for anyone running Windows 8 already, however for those running Windows 7 or earlier, you will have to purchase and upgrade package.

That package has today been confirmed for the UK, with Microsoft revealing that those upgrading from a previous system will have to put down £75 for the normal upgrade, or £125 for the Windows 8.1 Pro version.

This comes alongside the announcement of both the Surface 2 and the Surface 2 Pro.

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