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

As usual, we offer two download options for our readers. First, we have the legal torrent we created: Windows 8 Release Preview Themes for Windows 7. The torrent file can be found here.

NOTE: if you are not familiar with BitTorrent and how to download files via this file sharing protocol, please read this tutorial: Using BitTorrent to Share Big Files with You - How Will it Work?

Alternatively, if you don’t like using peer-2-peer transfers, you can download the themes from our website. This is the download link for the first theme and this for the second theme.

We recommend that you use the torrent files to download the themes. The transfer speed will be better and it will lessen the load on our server.

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.