Download Windows 8 Release Preview Themes for Windows 7

Since Windows 8 themes are not compatible with Windows 7, we would like to return with new themes for Windows 7, inspired by the new Windows 8 Release Preview. The first theme includes the desktop wallpapers used in Windows 8 Release Preview, while the second includes the wallpapers used for the lock screen.

The Images Included in the Windows 8 Release Preview Theme

There are only a few new images included in Windows 8 Release Preview. The first you will notice as soon as you open the desktop.

Windows 8 Release Preview Wallpapers

Another new image is used on the default lock screen. I consider it the best looking image included in Windows 8 Release Preview.

Windows 8 Release Preview Wallpapers

Below you can see a screenshot with all the wallpapers included in the Desktop theme.

Windows 8 Release Preview Wallpapers

The next screenshot shows all the wallpapers included in the Lock Screen theme.

Windows 8 Release Preview Wallpapers

Both themes have been customized to reflect the look of the Windows 8 Release Preview as much as possible. You will notice that Aero is less visible and that the accent is moved from transparency to more solid colors.

Download the Windows 8 Release Preview Theme for Windows 7

This is the download link for the first theme and this for the second theme.

Conclusion

I hope you will enjoy these two themes. If you are looking for other great looking themes for Windows 7, don’t hesitate to try our recommendations below.