Yesterday Microsoft Announced that Windows 8 is Complete and will go (RTM) Release to Manufacturing
August 15th: Developers will be able to download the final version of Windows 8 through their MSDN subscriptions.
August 15th: IT professionals testing Windows 8 in organizations will be able to access the final version of Windows 8 through their TechNet subscriptions.
August 16th: Customers with the existing Microsoft Software Assurance program for Windows will be able to download Windows 8 Enterprise edition through the Volume License Service Center (VLSC). This will allow users to test, pilot, and start adopting Windows 8 Enterprise.
August 16th: Microsoft Partner Network members will have access to Windows 8.
August 20th: Microsoft Action Pack Providers (MAPS) will receive access to Windows 8.
September 1st: Volume License customers can purchase Windows 8 through the Microsoft Volume License Resellers. This applies to customers without Software Assurance.
October 26th : Windows 8 is available to the General Public and also the Microsoft Surface
No your not dreaming Microsoft has just unveiled two Windows tablets one running Windows RT with an Tegra Processor and one running Windows 8 Pro with and Ivy Bridge Intel Core i5 Processor.
The Intel version will have a 3rd Generation Core i5 aka Ivy Bridge, A 1920×1080 Resolution Screen, The Tablet has a thickness of 13.5mm, a weight of 1.9lbs and if your got a high Speed USB Drive no Problem it has a USB 3.0 Port. Finally for storage the Tablet can configured with 64GB or 128GB SSD
Learn More at The Verge