If you are always up to date with Windows 10 news, you may have already seen that Microsoft is about to launch Windows 10 on July 29. For your information, Windows 10 has more enhancements, features, compatibility, better user interface than any earlier version of Windows including Windows 7, 8 and 8.1. Microsoft has been developing Windows 10 since past couple of months and their Technical Preview Builds are the glimpse of what they are working on.
If you are using genuine Windows 7 or later version of Windows, you would be able to upgrade your machine to the latest version of Microsoft Windows. Although, there was a confusion after publishing a blog post by Microsoft about Windows 10 upgrade, yet, the confusion has been solved now. Anyway, here are some reasons, why you should upgrade your PC to Windows 10.
Windows 10 Is Free
Although, Windows Enterprise users cannot get the free upgrade of Windows 10, yet, other editions users can avail the most exciting offer of this year. That is free upgrade of Windows 10. Users can easily upgrade their older version PC to Windows 10. However, you will have to upgrade your PC within a year of launching. This is what you need to do. Do check out this blog post to know everything about Windows upgrade.
Upgrade Without Losing Data
Generally, Windows upgrade deletes everything including installed apps, user’s files/folders etc. However, this Windows 10 upgrade will not delete any file and this is another reason, why you should upgrade to your PC to Windows 10. You will not have to install all the apps of old PC on your new machine. This will surely save your time.
Start Menu Is Back
Although, Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 do not have any Start Menu like Windows 7 or XP, yet, Microsoft has included a brand new, enhanced Start Menu in Windows 10. If Windows 10 becomes popular among common Windows users, this Start Menu will surely take a huge part of that popularity. This Start Menu is totally revamped with tons of features. Apart from live tiles, you will get modern apps, system settings icons and many more under one roof. At the same time, Windows 10 has loads of options to customize Windows 10. That simply means, users do not have to do any Registry tweak to personalize Windows 10 Start Menu.
Windows 10 IS Compatible With Windows 7/8/8.1 Hardware
Are you using Windows 7 or Windows 8 or Windows 8.1? Does your PC run well/smoothly? If so, you can upgrade your PC to Windows 10 without installing any new hardware. Although, Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 do not have any major difference in terms of hardware, yet, Windows 8 upgrade from Windows 7 needs some hardware upgradation. That implies, you must have to pay for the Windows 8 copy as well as for hardware to use Windows 8/8.1.
Nevertheless, Windows 10 does not require any new hardware upgradation. If your PC can run Windows 7, 8 or 8.1, your PC can also run Windows 10 smoothly.
Get A Touch Device Glimpse on Windows Desktop
Have you ever used any Windows compatible touch device? NO? That is not a problem. Your Windows 10 PC can give a little ignition of Windows Tablet by enabling Tablet Mode. Tablet mode will let you turn your Start Menu full screen and this is what Windows 10 Tablet users get on their device. It means users will get two different user interfaces on Windows 10. Although, Windows Tablet users cannot make this reversion, yet, Windows desktop users can experience both of them.
Windows 10 Contains More Features Than Any Other Version
Every little thing can be personalized on Windows 10. Generally, Windows 8.1 and previous version of Windows users can do the same. But, Windows 10 has user friendly options to customize almost everything. This is where Windows 10 excels. Microsoft has included tons of new features in Windows 10. For example, a brand new Settings panel, better battery saver, developer mode to help developers to sideload apps etc. are the most useful features of Windows 10. Here is not the end. In fact, this is just the beginning.
All Devices. One Operating System.
From the initial days of developing Windows 10, Microsoft is trying to build such an OS, which can consolidate all kind of Windows devices including desktop, mobile, tablets etc. However, finally Windows 10 can bring all the devices together. It has better synchronization option, which will help Windows 10 users to get all files on all devices. No matter, whether someone is using Windows 10 Phone or Windows 10 computer, he/she will get all the important files, features on all devices. Instead of using dedicated cloud storage, Windows 10 will bring all things using in-build storage. This is another reason, why you should upgrade your machine to Windows 10.
Jarvis Like Digital Assistant Makes Easy to Do Everything
Have you seen the workflow of Jarvis? YES? You are about to get a Jarvis like digital assistant on your Windows 10 device, which is known as Cortana. Cortana is getting more adjuvant with Windows 10. By using Cortana, you will be able to do almost everything using voice command. For example, it can make search for apps, send mails, show quick reply etc. Although, it will have some country-restrictions in the final release as well, yet, some lucky countries will get this digital assistant with all the features. This is probably the best feature, which Microsoft has added to Windows 10.
A New Web Browser – Project Spartan aka Microsoft Edge
At last, Microsoft is about to drop Internet Explorer in Windows 10. Although, there is no such announcement by the officials, yet, this is confirmed by some Microsoft MVPs that Windows 10 will have Spartan aka Microsoft Edge only. This software giant has added some very useful features in this new web browser. Although, Microsoft Edge cannot compete with Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox with this little amount of features, yet, this is good for a regular internet explorer.
Windows Hello & Microsoft Passport – A Brand New Security Shield
As of now, you have used Windows User Account Password, PIN, Outlook Email ID credential etc. to unlock your Windows computer. However, all those things are going to take a new turn in Windows 10. Window s10 will have two different security shields with same workflow. Windows Hello and Microsoft Passport will make your Windows more secure. Instead of typing your password everything, you can use your biometric information to unlock your PC. That means, an attacker needs to steal your device as well as your face (which is funny yet secure) to unlock your device. All those things will be saved in the PC itself. That means, any attacker will not get any info even by attacking on Windows server.
There are more other reasons, why you should upgrade your PC to Windows 10. This is actually a full package of new features, security, highest level of synchronization etc. Moreover, this is free for everyone.