Microsoft Windows 10: Microsoft is going to stop selling downloads of Windows 10 Home and Pro editions later this month. The company has updated the Windows sales page, and said that they will not be sold after January 31. If seen, that Bad news for those who were thinking of getting a new Windows 10 PC, but now the product key for this version won’t be available from February. But a strange thing also happened. Amidst all this, Microsoft has said that it will continue to provide support for older versions of Windows. Let’s know the details in this news.
Will get support till 2025
The news of the end of the sale may be disappointing for many. However, the company will continue to provide software support for Windows 10 until October 14, 2025. We’re saying this because the company has updated its sales page to say that Windows 10 will be supported until October 14, 2025, with security updates that help protect your PC from viruses, spyware, and other malware.”
Only Windows 11 can be purchased from next month
From next month i.e. February, PC makers will be able to buy Windows 11 only from Microsoft’s official website. Now talking about Windows 10, currently, new copies of Windows 10 Home can be purchased from Microsoft’s site for Rs 10,379. As per the details shared by the company, Windows 10 Pro is priced at Rs 16,515. Please note that these prices are inclusive of GST separately.
Cut to Microsoft
Microsoft, on the other hand, has announced layoffs as the tech giant braces for slower revenue growth. Due to this change, by the end of the third quarter of fiscal year 2023, the total labor force will decrease by 10,000 jobs. This shows that the company is not planning to remove all people at once. However, the process of retrenchment has started.
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