Microsoft releases Windows 3.1

6th April 1992
Microsoft releases Windows 3.1

On 6th April 1992, Microsoft releases Windows 3.1. This version of Windows added support for multimedia extensions, increased screen resolutions up to 800 x 600, and increased modem speeds up to 9600 bps.

Retail price at launch was $149.00, and Windows 3.1 sold over three million copies during the first three months of its release.

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