Windows 10X: The New Version of Windows – Check Out Features | Windows 10X is a new version of Windows that has been built by Microsoft and will begin shipping on hardware in 2021. Windows 10X will run on new PCs and won’t be launching on consumer PCs.
This OS can’t be found on a flagship PCs like Dell or HP devices. But will come for clamshell PCs, with foldable, tablets, and other supporting form factor. Therefore the main purpose of Microsoft Windows 10X is to power foldable PCs and dual-screen laptops.
Windows 10X Release Date
There is no official release date for the Windows 10X has been announced but it is confirmed that the new software should be available for the users in 2021.
Windows 10X Best New Features and Improvements
New Taskbar. The new Windows 10X is introducing a new taskbar optimized for dual-screen devices. The taskbar also will have a new animation effects.
Apps Run in Containers. Windows 10X will keep apps Registry in the container and apps will no longer be able to make system changes, this will increase the performance and battery life of your PC. Most Win32 apps and all UWP apps should just run as is on the the new version Windows 10X. You need just to click the app, the app will opens, and will runs.
Redesigned Action Center. Action center has also been redesigned for this new release. Action Center on Windows 10X looks very different compared to previous version of Windows 10. It’s split up into different “panels” with your quick actions at the very bottom, and notifications housed above it in a separate panel. The new Action Center shows the time and a list of commonly used functions such as volume, Bluetooth, audio device selection and wi-fi.
Start Menu. The Start menu on Windows 10X combines three core system functions; search, apps, and recent activities. Below the search bar there are list of apps. This is a customizable list, the same as a smartphone home screen. You can reorganize the icons you like by clicking and dragging.
Dual-screen Interface. Windows 10X is a new experience designed for dual-screen devices. It’s interface has been optimized to allow apps to expand across multiple displays. Therefore Windows 10X designed to be compatible with upcoming dual-screen and foldable devices.
Virtual Keyboard. Although Windows 10 already includes a touch keyboard, the virtual keyboard experience available with Windows 10X is much more useful. Windows 10X touch keyboard comes with GIFs and emoji that are integrated right into the UI.
Faster Updates, More Battery Life, and Improved Security. This OS also will have more security system, updates will happen in the background. To switch to the new versions you’ll only need a simple reboot.