Windows 10 facts and figures

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Facts:

  • Windows 10 will be released on 29th July 2015.
  • Users of Windows 7 SP1 and Windows 8.1 update can reserve their copy now.
  • Reserved copies will be downloaded ready for installation on 29/7/15.
  • You will need approx. 3GB free space for the upgrade download.
  • Although the upgrade is free, you can purchase Windows 10 for other computers that do not run applicable version of windows that qualify for the free upgrade.
  • Media Center will not be part of Windows 10.
  • The ‘Get Windows 10’ app should show in your notification area and has an option to check compatibility of your PC prior to upgrading.
  • Windows RT computers will not get an upgrade to Windows 10.
  • Updates to home PCs will now be automatic and cannot be opted out of.

Also:

You can stream games from your Xbox One console to your Windows 10 device from anywhere in your home.

You have 1 year in which to upgrade to Windows 10 for free. It will be chargeable after that point.

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