Microsoft has finally released Windows 10 21H1

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  • After so much talk and anticipation, Microsoft finally releases Windows 10 21H1.
  • Users can download and install this update right away, following a few easy steps.
  • The new Chromium-based Edge browser is now available with this version 21H1.
  • Because security is paramount, Windows Defender Application receives improvements.
Windows 10 21H1 release

The long-awaited moment for so many Windows users is finally here, as Microsoft has kicked off the process of renewing our operating systems.

Although only a handful of new features are available with version 21H1, everyone is excited and eager to try out the new and improved Windows 10.

New features available with Windows 10 21H1

Starting with May 18th, Microsoft has finally released the much-anticipated version 21H1 for the Windows 10 OS. As a part of this new version, users will receive support for multiple Windows Hello cameras.

Windows Defender Application also gets improvements with the new app container technology integrations. This can only please us all, as security is and should further be a crucial part of every cyber-related process we partake in.

Besides the enhanced Voice Typing experience, Microsoft also brings to the table a modernized touch keyboard with optimized key sizing, sounds, colors, and animations.

Also, as a part of the 21H1 version release, the new Chromium-based Edge browser also became available for users everywhere.

Microsoft made a community post in which all the information that comes with this update is structured and available to anyone interested.

How can I get Windows 10 21H1?

The process of getting this updated version of the operating system onto your computer is quite simple and it won’t take much of your time, depending on what current version you have installed at the moment.

Follow these instructions:

  • Press Windows key + I to access the Settings menu.
  • Click on the Update & Security option.
  • Select the Windows Update tab and click on Check for updates

As we mentioned, anyone running a version older than 2004, the 21H1 update will complete fairly quick and feel just like any other regular Windows 10 update.

You can also get this update directly from the operating system’s official software download page of Microsoft.

We can only be happy that after so much talk, anticipation and tweaks to the new system, we can finally reap the rewards.

Have you already installed this new version of Windows 10 on your computer? Tell us what you think about it in the comments section below.

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