Want Windows 11? Your PC better have these specs

Does your PC qualify? There are a few ways to find out.

Windows 11 is officially here, but Microsoft added some strict new hardware requirements for its next-gen operating system. Microsoft is working with PC makers to develop Windows 11-ready PCs, and you may be able to upgrade to Windows 11 for free with your existing PC—provided that it meets the new criteria.

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Mark Hachman

Mark Hachman

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