Microsoft is planning to release their new OS Windows 11 later this year in October. Now everybody has various questions in mind regarding Windows 11. So let try to discuss the most asked questions regarding Windows 11.
How much is the price of a Windows 11 License?
For a fresh copy of Windows 11 most probably it will cost around 60-120 USD. Where home edition will cost near 60 dollars mark and the pro versions will cost near 120 dollars. Also if you are upgrading from Windows 10 and you have compatible hardware you will get Windows 11 for free.
When Pcs with preinstalled Windows 11 will come to market?
At the earliest, you will be able to buy preinstalled Windows 11 device near Christmas of 2021 or near the holiday season.
What is the difference between Windows 11 and Windows 10?
The most well-known difference between Windows 11 and Windows 10 is its design. Windows 11 looks more modern and has a more glassy look compared to Windows 10. Also, few minor tweaks are done into the backend of Windows 11.
Where can I buy a new Windows 11 PC or laptop?
Windows 11 devices will be available through most retail and online channels this winter.
When and Where can I update my Windows 10 devices to Windows 11?
You will be able to get Windows 11 from windows update later this year if your PC meets the minimum requirements for windows 11.
If my PC doesn’t meet the minimum requirements for Windows 11 can I continue to use Windows 10?
The short answer is Yes. You will be able to use Windows 10 until October 14, 2025. After this date, Microsoft will stop supporting Windows 10 and no more security updates will be provided. At that point, you should consider upgrading your PC hardware to use Windows 11.
What happens to my files saved on my PC if I upgrade to Windows 11?
By default, your files will be migrated to Windows 11. (Note: You should move your important files from C drive to other drives for safety) Although if you later decide to freshly install Windows 11 you will have the option to clean install (Wiping everything clean).
Can my Old pc be able to run Windows 11?
Most likely No. At present Microsoft provided a list of processors which is a hard requirement for Windows 11. If you are running any old processor other than the list provided by Microsoft, chances are your PC will not be able to run Windows 11.
How long does it take to install Windows 11?
Depending on your computer hardware and network speeds installation time will be different for all users. But we can say for sure this update will take more time compared to any other feature update or security update from Microsoft.
Will Windows 11 take more space on my PC SSD or hard drive compared to Windows 10?
Not much more. Windows 10 and Windows 11 installation size is almost same. Although it is not exact still it is in the same range.