11.. Without further ado lets begin. Microsoft windows 11 has finally and officially been confirmed by microsoft, with the company promising availability as a free upgrade to microsoft, 10 users first and available in the wild sometime in october, with new hardware running the os. The focus for windows 11 is all about. Simplification of the user experience focus on ease productivity and creativity with windows 11. We have a renewed sense of windows. Role in the world said: microsoft, ceo sacha nadella. During the announcement today today, the world needs a more open platform, one that allows apps to become bigger. In their own right, windows is a platform where things that are bigger than windows can be born like the web windows 11 is on the way, with a fresh new design and a bunch of new features aimed at streamlining your pc and helping you be more productive. Whether youre, using your laptop or tablet at home or in the office at a time when the pc is playing a more central role in our lives, windows 11 is designed to bring you closer to what you love. Windows has always existed to be a stage for the worlds: innovation, its been the backbone of global businesses and where scrappy startups become household names. The web was born and grew up on windows, its the place where many of us wrote our first email played our first pc game and wrote our first line of code windows is the place.

People go to create to connect, to learn and to achieve a platform over a billion people today rely on the responsibility of designing, for that. Many people is one the creators dont take lightly. The past 18 months brought an incredible shift in how we used our pcs windows 11 will be a free update for existing windows users. Youll need to be online to download, install and activate home versions and youll need to have a microsoft account when installing it on or upgrading your pc or tablet. So far, microsoft have released the hardware requirements for windows 11, but theres confusion over tpm trusted platform module and whether the company are pushing hard over the minimum threshold for which devices are eligible to be updated to the new version here are the best new windows. 11 features announced so far and how youll learn to use them, based on what microsoft has demonstrated, personalized productivity and ease of use with snap, layouts and groups, along with widgets that are designed to offer personalized experiences even more exciting. To me, anyway, is the incorporation of the microsoft teams app into windows by way of the taskbar teams is being updated to make it work more like a system wide messaging app, facilitating chat and standalone windows and making it easy to jump into a video call with Ease this makes access to functionality that people use all day every day, even more seamless, and it also makes teams a more foundational part of the communication and collaboration experience, which im sure is the point for folks using a stylus or working without a keyboard.

The virtual keyboard has been redesigned and haptic feedback will be incorporated with a view towards making those experiences exponentially. Better android apps android apps will be built into windows 11 natively through the new microsoft store, but change windows users have been waiting on for years, though you could access android apps on your windows, 10 pc in certain cases, windows 11 marks the first time. Everyone will be able to download them directly onto your pc. Android apps will be in the new microsoft store via amazons app store. That means youll need to download the amazon app store to access the nearly 500 000 apps available there, including disney plus tick tock, netflix, pinterest, uber and more. However, you wont be able to access every android app found in the google play store to get started. Youll need to download the amazon app store and sign into or create an amazon account. Then youll be able to search for free or paid apps, as you would on any other platform. Android apps will be integrated into the start bar and will also appear on the taskbar with their own windows. Widgets windows 11 will add widgets to the interface. An ai powered customizable feed that slides out to show you info, such as news weather, a glimpse at your calendar and to do list, and your recent photos. Widgets are similar to a feature called news and interest found in a recent windows. 10 update on the newly redesigned taskbar youll find a button for widgets when you click or tap it.

A panel will slide out from the left side of your screen with a series of widgets that give you the at a glance information youre. Looking for you can also expand it to be full screen, desktop windows 11. Will let you more easily create separate virtual desktops for each part of your life and customize them with different wallpapers, so you can create a desktop for personal use, work, school gaming or anything else and easily toggle between them. This is similar to the mac os virtual desktop feature youll, be able to scroll to the bottom of your screen and see your windows slide up with the different desktops youve created, letting you switch back and forth between them with one click. If youre enjoying the video then hit the like button and smash the subscribe button, snap layouts, when youre working in a bunch of open windows, windows 11, will let you arrange them in a different layout on the screen and will save all of those windows in that Arrangement when you open a window, youll see a button that looks like a square in the top right corner in between the cross and the minimize button. Click that to see different layout options for that window and select the layout and the position within the layout that you want to place that window snap groups, snap groups, are the set of open windows that you saved in snap layouts found in the taskbar for easy Access to call up once again, so you can minimize or maximize them.

As a group youll see the different groups of sites and apps you created pop up click, the one you want to open the whole group again, gaming experience, xbox corporate vice president for game creator. Experience and ecosystem sarah bond called the upcoming os the best windows ever for gaming. The microsoft exec cited three new features that would improve the experience for gamers, auto hdr, direct storage and xbox game pass for pc theyve built windows to be a magical place where everyone can play connect and create bot roadman with superior graphics, amazing speed and an incredible Selection of games bond says that auto hdr will add enhancements to games built on directx, 11 or higher, which will improve various graphical elements from a much wider range of brightness values and colors to having an extra sense of richness and depth to the image during the Windows 11 reveal event. Bond reportedly said that over 1 000 games will be automatically enhanced on windows 11 devices that support hdr according to polygon. Meanwhile, direct storage will allow games to load assets to the graphics card without bogging down the cpu, meaning that game worlds can be rendered at lightning speed without long load times improved performance. Last but not least, the improvements to microsoft windows 11 are all about improved performance. Microsoft claims that users of microsofts edge browser should see longer battery life. That system updates will be less frequent one per year versus two and updates are expected to be forty percent smaller for gamers windows, 11 boasts amazing, speed, superior graphics and a huge selection of games.