Here is a one liner each on 12 Windows 8 features that are worth taking a note of:-
Feature # 1 :
Faster boot up – No staring at logos for long while your system is booting up.
Feature # 2 :
Windows to Go – Use this new feature to create a simulation of your work environment.
Feature # 3 :
Windows Store – Microsoft's answer to Apple's App Store.
Feature # 4 :
Ribbon Interface – An easy way to look for and sort out the different files in your computer.
Feature # 5 :
Wi-Fi Direct support – Establish a direct communication between your Wi-Fi devices with this feature.
Feature # 6 :
NFC support – Forget your credit card and make a purchase with your tablet or laptop.
Feature # 7 :
Native ISO image support – No need for third-party software to open ISO images.
Feature # 8 :
Side-by-side apps on tablets – Run two apps on your screen at the same time.
Feature # 9 :
ARM processor support – The new operating system is designed to work on ARM processors.
Feature # 10 :
Windows Live SkyDrive integration – See the images stored on SkyDrive without opening a browser.
Feature # 11 :
Hyper-V – Microsoft's virtualization tool that can help you run older operating systems inside a virtual machine.
Feature # 12 :
Task Manager – See running applications easily and do away with those that aren't working.