Does a MSI CX623 laptop support Windows 8?

I want to change my Windows 7 with a Windows 8 and I haven't found nothing about my laptop's compatibility with version 8 of Windows. Can anyone help me?

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  • 7 years ago
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    Windows 8 system requirements


    If you want to run Windows 8 on your PC, here's what it takes:

    Processor: 1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster with support for PAE, NX, and SSE2 (more info)

    RAM: 1 gigabyte (GB) (32-bit) or 2 GB (64-bit)

    Hard disk space: 16 GB (32-bit) or 20 GB (64-bit)

    Graphics card: Microsoft DirectX 9 graphics device with WDDM driver

    Additional requirements to use certain features:

    To use touch, you need a tablet or a monitor that supports multitouch (more info)

    To access the Windows Store and to download and run apps, you need an active Internet connection and a screen resolution of at least 1024 x 768

    To snap apps, you need a screen resolution of at least 1366 x 768

    Internet access (ISP fees might apply)

    Secure boot requires firmware that supports UEFI v2.3.1 Errata B and has the Microsoft Windows Certification Authority in the UEFI signature database

    Some games and programs might require a graphics card compatible with DirectX 10 or higher for optimal performance

    Microsoft account required for some features

    Watching DVDs requires separate playback software (more info)

    Windows Media Center license sold separately (more info)

    BitLocker To Go requires a USB flash drive (Windows 8 Pro only)

    BitLocker requires either Trusted Platform Module (TPM) 1.2 or a USB flash drive (Windows 8 Pro only)

    Client Hyper-V requires a 64-bit system with second level address translation (SLAT) capabilities and additional 2 GB of RAM (Windows 8 Pro only)

    A TV tuner is required to play and record live TV in Windows Media Center (Windows 8 Pro Pack and Windows 8 Media Center Pack only)

    Free Internet TV content varies by geography, some content might require additional fees (Windows 8 Pro Pack and Windows 8 Media Center Pack only)

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