When it comes to Windows 8, one of the most prominent change is the metro UI or rather called as modern UI. Although the start screen and Windows 8 store features this new UI, the file manager in Windows 8 does not have the modern UI but only comes with ribbon interface.
Metro Commander is a freeware app for Windows 8 which brings in the metro or modern UI interface to file manager and more than this, it also comes with Skydrive sync, so that you can keep all your cloud files in sync.
The file manager provides a user interface to work with files in Windows UI Style using operations performed on files or folders files such as: create, open, view, rename, move, copy, delete, search and share. Metro Commander contains convenient navigation buttons (back, forward, root etc.). Application allows user to connect to SkyDrive account and work with files and folders.
It also supports Video and Images preview along with ability to create new folders and manage them.
Metro Commander is an awesome file manager app for Windows 8 tablets.