In response to the increased need for better technology for homes and businesses, Windows 11 brings several new features and capabilities to the renowned operating system.
Microsoft's Windows 11 is currently rocking the world after finishing its gradual rollout and becoming broadly available on compatible devices. Before becoming overly excited about the official release of the newest Microsoft operating system, we at BetterWorld Technology recommend you read this article before deciding to upgrade to Windows 11.
Differences Between Windows 10 and 11
The Windows operating system has been known to have hit-and-miss updates, but Windows 10 was largely successful. Now, the primary question from many people is, "What is the difference between Windows 10 and 11?"
The main difference between Windows 11 and 10 is that Windows 11 gains a considerable performance, functionality, and design upgrade.
Windows 11 performance enhancements include faster logins, online surfing, and faster wake from sleep mode. Background Windows 11 updates will be 40% smaller, which speeds up their download and installation.
While Windows 10 is somewhat based on android, Windows 11 functionally is based on macOS. Many functionalities and optimization are upgraded, one of which is Microsoft Teams being pre-installed on Windows 11. The Xbox app in Windows 11 now supports Xbox Game Pass and cloud gameplay, making gaming on Windows even more enjoyable.
Windows 11 gives the operating system a new Mac-like interface with a simple layout, rounded corners, and pastel colors. The taskbar and start menu relocate to the screen's center, and the first-party apps and right-click menu now have a more modern and streamlined appearance.
Hardware Changes and Upgrades
The next thing that many people want is whether switching to Windows 11 requires changing hardware. Most hardware, software, and devices compatible with Windows 10 should continue to function with Windows 11. Therefore, there is no need for you to upgrade your hardware if it works properly with Windows 10.
At BetterWorld Technology, we advise following this essential checklist of requirements to operate Windows 11 flawlessly:
● 1GHZ dual-core processor
● 4 GB of RAM
● 64 GB of storage
● A graphics card that is compatible with DirectX 12 or later, with a WDDM 2.0 driver
● 720p display, 9" diagonal size, with 8 bits per color channel
● TPM version 2.0
● UEFI, Secure Boot capable firmware
Microsoft Office Suite on Windows 11
If you already have a Microsoft 365 subscription, updating to Windows 11 won't be a problem. After upgrading to Windows 11, you must install the Office suite and sign in with your Microsoft account to activate your subscription.
How To Switch From Windows 10 to 11
Windows 11 will be available in the upgrade section of Settings. Go to the Windows Update area and click "Check for Updates." All you have to do is click the "Download and Install" button.
At BetterWorld Technology, we believe that if you run a business, you can benefit from its new features, streamlined designs, performance enhancements, and improved functionality. f your business is in Chicago or anywhere else in the United States, get in touch with us to find out more!