Windows 11 has been rolled out by Microsoft in India and it is available to users through a free upgrade on current Windows 10 PCs and on those pre-installed with the new version of the software.

#Windows11 is now available in India – Bringing you closer to what you love, empowering you to produce, and inspiring you to create,” announced Microsoft India in a tweet on October 5.

The company announced that the new version has been rolled out by partners including Asus, HP and Lenovo, and will soon be launched by Acer and Dell too.

Microsoft says the new Windows 11 users will have to accept the Microsoft Software License Terms before the downloading the software.

How to get Windows 11 on Windows 10 devices

If your PC is running Windows 10, you can then check to see if the Windows 11 upgrade is ready for your specific device by opening Windows Update settings.

Go to Settings > Update & Security > Windows Update and click on “Check for updates.”

If your device is eligible and the upgrade is ready, the option to download and install will visible to you. If you are ready to install Windows 11, then you can simply select Download and install.

From the new Start menu and Taskbar to each sound, font, and icon available, users can expect Windows 11 to bring them a more modern, fresh, and beautiful experience.

Gamers Haven

Windows 11 was made for gaming, with innovative new features that can take a user’s PC gaming experience to the next level. If a PC has an HDR capable display, Auto HDR will automatically upgrade over 1000 DirectX 11 and DirectX 12 games to high dynamic range, rendering a much wider range of colors and brightness.

Microsoft believes that player choice is important, so Windows 11 includes the ability to turn Auto HDR on or off on a per-game basis.

Windows 11 also includes the Xbox app built right in. Through the Xbox app users can browse, download, and play over 100 high-quality PC games with Game Pass for PC (membership sold separately).

This October will kick off the three biggest months in Xbox history with incredible game launches including Age of Empires IV on October 28, Forza Horizon 5 on November 9, and Halo Infinite on December 8, which will be available to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate and Xbox Game Pass for PC members on day one.

Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members can also play 100+ Xbox console games on their PC without having to wait for a download through the power of Xbox Cloud Gaming (Beta) with the Xbox app.

Also read: Microsoft releases Windows 11, calls it ‘next-generation’. Details here



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