Microsoft Unveils Windows 10 S: A Stripped-Down Version of its Operating System

Windows 10 S

Recently we had 2 major upgrades to the Windows 10 OS and now Microsoft reveals their one more stripped-down version of Windows 10 which will be called as Windows 10 S. There is no declaration that what S is stands for but rumor said it is slim or secure version of Windows 10 which is specially made for college students.

Windows 10 S

One major difference in the Windows 10 S that is it very close to Android, Linux, or MacOS ecosystem where we are possessed with system store platform for downloading an app, but with another lock that we can not install any third party apps just like we do in Windows 10.

Windows 10 S may also include Microsoft’s BitLocker file encryption system for securing your files in situation of data theft, which some versions of Windows 10 Home don’t have available. It will likewise to obtain the same updates concurrently as other versions of Windows 10.

So will we able to use Google Chrome, Photoshop and similar apps?

In one word – No. Because Windows store does not have these apps. But may be in future developer may launch their apps in Windows store so users can use them. So as of now you can not use Google Chrome as your default browser but Microsoft Edge.