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Microsoft Windows 10

Microsoft Windows 10

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91 Engadget Score
The best in its category. We highly recommend it.
91

The best in its category. We highly recommend it.

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The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Engadget Review

Windows 10 is the ideal next step for Microsoft, bringing together the best elements of Windows 7 and 8. With new features like Cortana and Edge, extensive desktop interface refinements and Microsoft's free upgrade offer, it's a must-have for anyone who uses Windows.

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Pros
  • Brings together Microsoft's best desktop and touchscreen interfaces
  • Easy upgrade process
  • Cortana and Edge alone are worth upgrading
  • Changes to modern Windows apps finally makes them useful
Cons
  • No major changes beyond the traditional Windows desktop
  • Xbox One game streaming requires a robust network
  • Still not many worthwhile modern Windows apps yet

Reviews

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Average Critic Score
Critic Reviews 10

76
 
Average User Score
User Reviews 70
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Type
Computer OS
Source model
Closed
Architecture
64, 32
Type
Source model
Architecture
Computer OS
Closed
64, 32

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91 Engadget Score
The best in its category. We highly recommend it.
91

The best in its category. We highly recommend it.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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91
 

User Reviews

30
Benjamin
Worst OS of all time. Glitchy, randomly force updates, and has ruined two of...read more
60
FaisalDeeb.93
All is acceptable except one thing that bugs the hell out of my temper. When...read more
40
q238216231
Personally, I do not like Windows 10. I feel that I have far less control over...read more
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