Microsoft’s long-awaited Windows 10 operating system went live on July 29th, 2015. The OS purports to be a combination of the simplicity and ruggedness of Windows 7 with the better performance and features of Windows 8–with a whole lot of other new cool added stuff.
We’ve tested Windows 10 internally for many months and it’s good – in fact, it’s really good – on par with some of Apple’s best OS X releases. But as with any new release there are a number of things to consider before taking the plunge:
If you’re not particularly tech-savvy or your computer is pushing the four-year-old mark, it’s probably wiser to just purchase a new computer.