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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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    Specs

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    Computer OS
    Source model
    Closed
    Architecture
    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).

    Scores

    Engadget

    91
     

    User Reviews

    90
    BrentIT
    In my last Tech Tip of the Week article I reported on the Microsoft’s press...read more
    100
    ubertiny
    I was a skeptic at first. I used windows 8, gave it the trial it deserved, but...read more
    70
    AcidRobot
    Let's get right too it, I am an avid fan of windows / android. I found Windows...read more
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