Microsoft has finally announced July 29 as the exact date of Windows 10 launch. Existing Windows customers will get a free upgrade, Windows 10 has many new features and upgrades including Start menu, new browser, cortana and much more. Watch the following Windows 10 feature highlights video to learn more.
Some Features of Windows
The Start Menu
The Start Menu is back with faster startup and resume. Windows 10 is secure with a free anti-malware protection, Windows Defender. Also considered secure than other platforms since it is the only platform with a commitment to deliver free ongoing security updates. These security updates will be supported till the lifetime of the device.
Biometric authentication now with easier integration through face, iris, or finger, this is for instant recognition. It lets you log in without a password and will give an instant and secure access to your Windows 10 device.
Sync through OneDrive
The designs of Music, People, Maps, Mail, Calendar apps have been updated. Sync with OneDrive allows you to start and save something on one device and continue it on another.
Office on Windows
The creation of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint has become easier with touch-first experience. The touch-first controls in Excel allows you to easily create and edit word documents, deliver PowerPoint presentations, create and update spreadsheets in Excel without using keyboard and mouse.
Microsoft Edge is a new browser with features such as built-in commenting system on the web, sharing comments and a reading view that makes easier and faster reading of websites content
It is the world’s first personal digital assistant. Cortana provides recommendation, fast access to information, reminders, etc. Cortana experience is not only limited to PC, but will also help on your smartphone.
Free Windows 10 upgrade can now be reserved through a simple reservation process. Find the following icon in your system tray at the bottom of your screen
and click on it. Next step, complete the registration process.