Microsoft just introduced a new version of Windows 10, named as the Windows 10 S. It is the new version of the operating system, especially for education purposes. Yes, with it the company mainly targets the students of all ages and is going to be one of the best platform, for cost effective PCs.
The Windows 10 S has been specifically designed to work faster, even on low-end hardware setup, allying features like quick start-up and smaller install size. Accordingly, it takes just nearly 15 seconds, to get you to the log-in screen after booting the operating system, which is even faster than the Windows 10 Pro with the same kind of configuration.
Further, this new OS is very useful for schools, since it can organize multiple computers with a USB drive. In that note, by using pre-configured options, the users can plug-in the drive into any Windows 10 S system, to set it up as per the pre-configured settings, automatically.
Taking the difference between the Windows 10 S and Pro into consideration – we could infer that the Windows 10 S will be working on applications that are only from the Windows Store. Therefore, the developers have to make their existing apps available in Windows Store, to provide it for the customers, who are using this particular version of the OS.
The Windows 10 S is expected to be arrive with the upcoming educational PCs, for $189 as a base price. It comes along with a year of free access to Minecraft: Education Edition, and free Microsoft Office 365 as well.
Besides, the schools running their machines with genuine Windows Pro, will be offered the Windows 10 S for free. On the whole, this new version of the platform is streamlined for better performance, security and education.