The much awaited computer operating system Windows 10 has been released in India, following the arrival of the official release date of the OS world wide. Microsoft said in a statement that the new operating system Windows 10 will be available, from now as a free update to the existing windows 7 and windows 8 or 8.1 users and also with new PCs and tablets. The mobile version of the much awaited operating system will be available at a later time.
Windows 10, Microsoft’s new Operating system comes bundled with new features like Cortana, a voice-based personal assistant, Microsoft edge- a new web browser replacing the existing Microsoft’s Internet explorer. The company says that it’s new operating system is the most secured one, when compared to the previous versions of the windows.
Windows 10 brings back the start menu, similar to the ones we’ve seen in windows 7 and earlier versions.However, the tiles form of the Desktop menu has been retained from the Windows 8 version.
Windows 10 comes with enhanced security features. The windows defender has been updated equally with the best Anti-virus software available in the market. It is aimed at providing protection from malware, phishing and other viruses. The integrated security features also allows new ways to secure the PC. For instance, Windows Hello! can be used to login into the accounts using the face-recognition method.
Windows 10 supports gesture, voice and pen inputs for natural interaction with the PCs. It supports multi tasking of apps with task view. The important feature about the design of the OS is that the activities done on windows 10 can be synced across the devices, allowing for easy commuting. A Microsoft’s phone companion app enables the iphone, Android or Windows phones to work with the windows 10 devices, the Times of India reports.
Windows 10 will be available on broad range of devices and in India, 1500 Microsoft outlets have been setup to deal with helping customers to install the new OS.