Windows 10 Anniversary Update released date confirmed

Microsoft confirms Windows 10 Anniversary Update launch day, details features.

@seanridgeley
Published Thu, Jun 30 2016 4:06 PM CDT   |   Updated Tue, Nov 3 2020 11:59 AM CST

Earlier this week, Microsoft prematurely published a blog post detailing the Windows 10 Anniversary Update release day before quickly pulling it. Well, now it's out again and with it comes confirmation: the update is indeed launching August 2.

Windows 10 Anniversary Update released date confirmed | TweakTown.com

Among the changes you can expect: a better-equipped, more power-efficient version of the Edge browser, more friendly security protocols with Windows Hello (which allows you to use your fingerprint, face, or eye to obtain access to site accounts and your PC), Windows Defender scheduling and notifications, the introduction of Windows Ink, Xbox Play Anywhere support, and lots more.

If you're still not on Windows 10, remember the free upgrade ends July 29.

NEWS SOURCE:blogs.windows.com

Sean has a background in journalism, and has been using that to write about gaming and tech since 2008 - first for Neoseeker, then Rage3D, and now, TweakTown. As News Editor, Sean's job is to supply regular stories on the latest happenings in the tech world. He also writes tweak guides to help you get the most out of your PC games and hardware.

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