Steven Sinofsky, President, Windows and Windows Live Division, announced today from Japan’s Windows 8 Dev Days that the Windows 8 Release Preview will be available during the first week of June. /via @BuildWindows8

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As always, if you’re interested in more information about Windows 8 follow the Building Windows 8 blog and the associated @BuildWindows8 twitter account.

Until the Windows 8 Release Preview is available you can still download the Windows 8 Consumer Preview and associated tools and Visual Studio “11” Express for Windows 8.