After a long wait, Microsoft is finally getting ready to release the newest version of its operating system: Windows 11. The OS brings features from previous versions and a clear legacy from Windows 10X, which was designed for portable devices but was eventually discontinued.
With a release date scheduled for October 5, Microsoft has already released a series of news and the minimum requirements to install it. With that in mind, the question remains: is your PC compatible with the update or not?
Well, know that, through the “PC Integrity Check” app, it is possible to check the compatibility of the operating system or not. If you want to know the requirements to install Windows 11 and if your PC will be able to run it, check below how!
Windows 11: system news
Among other news, Windows 11 will get a new interface, a new “Start” menu, new native applications, a better experience for those who play on PC, better window management and, another positive point, is that it will be an update free and will be delivered through the Windows Update tool, like a traditional update.
O Haanga gathered all the news about Microsoft’s operating system, and you can check them out below:
Windows 11: minimum requirements
|Processor||Two cores (64-bit) at 1 GHz|
|RAM memory||4 GB of RAM|
|Display||9 inches and 1366 x 768 resolution|
|Safety||TPM 2.0 module|
Windows 11: How to check if your PC is compatible
Although there is a list of minimum requirements, one method to quickly check your PC’s compatibility with Windows 11 is through the “PC Health Check” app.
Step 1: Download the “PC Health Check” app from this link on your PC and run it. Then check the “I accept the terms of the License Agreement” option and click “OK”.
step 2: wait a few moments until it is properly installed, then click “Finish”.
step 3: Open the program and, right on your home screen, you will be able to see a banner Windows 11. Click “Scan Now” inside it.
step 4: then a pop-up will appear notifying whether or not your PC will be able to run Windows 11. If you want, click on “Check all results” to expand the list of items that must be fulfilled.
step 5: Once this is done, check which items were fulfilled and which were not. Depending on the requirements that are not met, you may need to upgrade your PC.
Ready! Now you know the requirements to install Windows 11 on PC and if your machine meets these requirements.