eBay for Windows 8 is free auction software that provides quick access to the largest online marketplace, no matter where you are. You can get an overview of all your buying, selling and watching activities, as well as use filters to search for particular products. You can also get alerts when you are outbid, when you have sold an item, or when an auction is about to end.
Get an overview of all your buying, selling and watching activities and use filters to search for particular products
With it you will get access to your eBay ‘Watch List’ (the items that you are at that moment interested in or bidding on) and the ‘Daily Deals’. eBay for Windows 8 has a Metro-styled interface, just like the OS this software is linked to. In the Welcome page, the main functions can be identifies with several boxes of different colors, including Saved Searches or Messages, among others. However, some users have criticized this application, claiming it heavily relies on the web browser for many features, even when visiting a product page. This makes you spend more time online than within the program.
What are the advanced options of this program?
Once you download and install this software in your computer, you will soon notice that apart from buying, selling and just having a look to products, you can do other things with eBay for Windows 8. For instance, the above-mentioned alerts can be customized, with the possibility that they warn you for different shopping reasons as we previously listed.
Also, you can share your purchases or preferred items with your friends and family thanks to Share Charm. Similarly, Windows 8 Snap View allows you to keep an eye on your eBay activities while doing other things. You can find interesting eBay deals by setting the eBay Deals Tile on your Start Screen.
eBay for Windows 8 3.2.0 Features
The unique features of eBay for Windows 8 are:
- It builds a link with your eBay account
- Alerts will warn you when you have sold a product, when you are outbid or an auction is about to end, among other things
- Direct access to Watch Lists and Daily Deals
- Possibility of applying filters when doing a product search
- Share Charm allows you to share your favorite items and purchases with others
- Take advantage of Windows 8 Snap View to keep an eye on your eBay activity while doing other tasks
- Possibility of setting eBay deals Tile in your Windows 8 Start Screen
If you want to read more information about eBay for Windows 8 before you download it, feel free to visit the developer’s site.
The minimum system requirements to download and install eBay for Windows 8 are:
- Operating System: Windows 8
- Processor: 1GHz or faster
- RAM Memory: 1GB
- HDD: 16GB of free space available
- eBay account is required to access
- Internet connection