With just 5 days to go, Microsoft is anticipating one of their biggest roll-outs ever! On October 5th, the free upgrade to Windows 11 will begin rolling out to eligible Windows 10 computers. It comes fully loaded with brand new features and a slick new layout. Windows 11 will start coming preloaded on all new devices.
With so many awesome new features, we have highlighted just a few here.
- The Windows 11 update includes not only a brand new design, but brand new sounds as well! The update brings a more modern, fresh and clean experience to users.
- A new feature called Start. Start puts the users and their personalized content at the center of operations. It utilizes the incredible power of the cloud and Microsoft 365. This feature allows users to access their most recent files no matter what device they are on.
- Snap layouts and snap groups provide a new way to multitask and optimize screen real estate.
- The Microsoft Teams chat app has been added to the taskbar. This enables users a faster way to connect with family, friends and colleagues.
- The addition of a new personalized feed powered by AI called Widgets, provides users a faster way to access all of their information.
- Windows 11 is said to be ‘the best Windows ever for gaming.’ It unlocks the full potential of a user’s system hardware. With features like DirectSorage, DirectX12 Ultimate, and Auto HDR, users can easily manage their game time more efficiently.
- The all new Microsoft Store update. It’s been rebuilt with a new design that makes it easier to search and discover whatever you’re looking for in one centralized location.
- Developers have more opportunities to bring their apps directly to the store and to reach more customers.
- Windows 11 is optimized for speed, efficiency, and improved experiences with cool features like touch, digital pen, and voice input.
- With experiences and features that are secure, well designed, and easy to use, this is deemed one of the best new operating systems for hybrid work.