The official Windows 8 app of windowscentral.com, your guide to everything your Windows device can offer. Read news, tips, comments, app & game reviews wherever you go. With live tile support, you can be up to date on the latest Microsoft & Windows news when pinned to your start screen. Not sure whether to spend your money on that latest game? Find the review on Windows Central, check out screenshots or watch the video review, then follow links to the marketplace from within the app to start the download. You can then jump straight back into Windows Central to keep up to date on the latest news about the platform, including what’s being announced for future updates.More
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Needs windows 10 modern style to it asap.
not going to use. I prefer using the site which has actual style to it. either copy the layout from your site, and revamp this to windows 10 ui. To much text in this app..i like pictures also..like the site has.More
Not a UWP app?
The app has been teased for months and this is what comes out of that? The interface dates back to the Windows 8/8.1 days with the horizontal feed. Overall I've felt the app could have a little more effort in it.More
But we need the UWP App to appear it's been long enough bring it on. App still looks like 8/8.1 App. Waiting patiently, but "HURRY UP" lol.😁More
Smaller screens exist, people
Whoever developed this app needs to take a course in adaptive design or something - I use a 13.3 inch 2-in-1 for my main computing device and the font size in this app is unforgivably small. Of course, there's also no way to adjust the settings to make it larger. None of the other features matter one whit to me if I can't read the text without having my screen five inches from my face.More
Don't like it as much as my phone version
Could be better still like the WP platform better. However, this is THE SOURCE for news, reviews, & advice. You can't beat it...More
Mediocre at best
No ability to up or down vote comments and other issues Have to agree with other reviews. The writing quality on the site has been reduced to blind cheerleading with poorly written puff pieces by a guy with a huge ego.More
But... no Forums?
Maybe I'm missing it, but no forum access? Layout for reading news is great, app works smoothly.More
Great UI but...
Why on earth can't I view images just by tapping on them? It is utterly ridiculous that I have to go use a link post-article to view images. Unacceptable.More
Essential for any new Windows Mobile/Surface Pro user
This app is my go-to resource for tips and relevant Microsoft/Windows news and analysis.More
- Developed from the ground up for Windows 8.1
- Read the latest news, reviews and tips from windowscentral.com
- Swipe through articles and images in a print-like experience
- Share articles through installed apps
- Watch videos and follow links within Articles
- View full screen images and save your favourite product shots to your picture library
- Search the site directly from within the app
- View and reply to comments in fully threaded format
- Touch, Mouse and Keyboard friendly
- Light and dark themes
News & weatherMore
- Approximate size
- Age rating
For ages 12 and upMore
- Supported operating systems
Windows 10Windows 8.1Windows 8
- Supported processors
- Supported languages
English (United States)
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- Additional terms
Access your Internet connectionUse your pictures library
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v1.3.1 • Fixed an issue with styling code appearing in articles • Upgraded the net code of the app to improve load times • Re-wrote the underlying comment code for performance • Various upgrades as part of ongoing universal platform work