Microsoft officially unveiled the new operating system Windows 10 S. Software platform focused on the use of budget computers designed to compete with Google Chromebook laptops.
Windows 10’s run only a Win32 application from Windows store, as well as programs Universal Windows Platform (UWP). This distinguishes the “OSes” from full Windows 10, and secondly, contribute to the emergence of a large number UWP-applications that the company from Redmond is extremely important, as they are multiplatform.
All this will allow Windows 10’s better to operate with their own resources. “Side effects” should also be faster loading and better autonomy. Microsoft claims after you enable the user authorization is done within just 15 seconds.
Another improvement is the ability to configure a PC with the USB drive with pre-set parameters.
It is understood that architectural Windows 10 S is the same as Windows 10, just some of its features locked. For this reason, will be able to upgrade to the full version of the OS. For teachers it will be free but others will cost $50.
The master browser system is the Edge, but Windows 10’s will allow you to run any Internet browser available in the Windows Store. In the OS there is a default active sync with the cloud service OneDrive.
First Windows 10 S is aimed at students in General and students in particular, that is supposed to compete with Chrome OS, which now occupies more than half of the educational segment.
Microsoft partners will begin offering their mobile PCs with Windows 10’s in the summer at a price of $190. The company presented the notebook Surface Laptop.