Microsoft has announced that Windows 10 will be available on July 29 in 190 countries. Windows 10 will be available as a free upgrade to people using Windows 7 and Windows 8.1.
The new upgrade includes Windows Hello, Microsoft Passport and Windows Defender for anti-malware protection. It is optimized for both keyboard and touch.
Windows 10 comes with Cortana, the personal digital assistant. Cortana memorizes user’s preferences to provide relevant recommendations, fast access to information and important reminders via talking or typing.
Windows Hello allows users to log in to their PC without a password. In addition, there is Office 2016 full-featured desktop suite with new Universal Windows applications for Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.
Continuum enables devices to transform, enabling elegant transitions of a tablet into a PC, and back.
Users can communicate with their friends on Windows 10 PCs and Xbox One while playing any PC game and share content using Game DVR. Users can also stream games directly from their Xbox One console to a Windows 10 tablet or PC.
As the world’s first holographic computing platform, Windows 10 includes a set of APIs that enable developers to create holographic experiences in the real world.
Microsoft HoloLens is the first untethered holographic computer — no wires, phones or connection to a PC needed. Microsoft HoloLens features see-through holographic high-definition lenses and spatial sound so you can view and hear holograms in the world around you.