Microsoft sets date for Windows 11 public release

Microsoft Windows 11 released date announced

Microsoft has finally announced in a blog post its release date for Windows11, October 5. Windows 11, Microsoft’s first major operating system update in six years will be available as a free upgrade for existing compatible Windows 10 computers.

Today, we are thrilled to announce Windows 11 will start to become available on October 5, 2021.

According to Microsoft, the much anticipated operating system won’t roll out to every compatible Windows device at once, and it won’t come with every major new feature promised just yet.

Per their post, the first general release of the OS will include features like a Mac-like design, an updated Start menu, new multitasking tools, and integrated Microsoft Teams, it will not include one of the most anticipated.

Features that will support Android mobile apps in its new app store will be made available in the subsequent updates.

However, Microsoft didn’t give a specific date for when Android apps would be available.

A notification from Windows Update will be pushed to let you know when Windows 11 is available to the device, or you can check manually.


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