Officially announced on June 24, 2021, Windows 11 is the most modern version of Windows ever and is a free upgrade for existing Windows 10 users.

The update began Insider testing the week of June 28, 2021, and is expected to ship later in October for all users. The upgrade is free, and users do not have to upgrade if they prefer Windows 10.

Windows 11 brings many new features, including a new Start menu, design, new Microsoft app store, the ability to run Android apps, Auto HDR and Direct storage for gaming, snap ability, Team Chat built-in for communication, and more.