Microsoft exposed the Start Menu appearance of Windows 8. The menu bar combines Microsoft’s new official “Metro” design, this design is first used for Windows phone.
View from the exposed information, Windows 8 Start Menu use text and graphics, and only four selections: Settings, Devices, Share and Search. Although the icon of the Start Menu is different from Windows 7 Start Menu, but we can not make sure this is the standard Windows 8 Start Menu, or a custom Windows 8 Start Menu.
Microsoft spokesman said that the Start Menu eventually will be replaced by Start Screen UI, and showed the VHD features of this interface in a simple video. The new Start Screen display its powerful computing capacity. Microsoft said they will make real-time upgrades for the new interface , enabling the users to obtain faster applications and better page conversion.
The tile of the new interface is as same as Windows Phone 7 tile, is square, and is Metro color design.
Microsoft BUILD conference will be held in September this year, will open the Windows8 details. And now Microsoft has released some design details of its” Building Windows 8″, Without doubt, this is to make the news focus for the new system.