Windows 10 now available in PH as free upgrade
Today marks the availability of the much-awaited Windows 10 in the Philippines as well as its Windows Store and Windows Software Development Kit to download new apps.
Some of the key features of Windows 10 include:
- Return of the Start menu and Live Tiles
- Most secure Windows yet
- Enhanced Windows Defender and SmartScreen against viruses, malware, and phishing
- Windows Hello for password-free way of logging in
- Free updates
- Voice, pen, and gesture inputs
- Cortana as digital assistant
- Microsoft Edge for easy browsing
- Continuum for app optimization
- Office Mobile apps
Being one of the 190 countries that will receive this update, eligible devices that run Windows 7 and 8.1 can get it on their PCs and tablets through the free upgrade offer. New Windows 8.1 devices will also easily upgrade to Windows 10. In addition, they mentioned that even retail stores would be glad to help with upgrading the new devices.
Lastly, the new Windows Store and Windows Software Development Kit kicks off today as well –it lets users download new software and apps that the company says will further make the experience more enjoyable.