Microsoft has recently unveiled its highly anticipated annual update for Windows 11, surprising many by naming it Windows 11 24H2 instead of Windows 12. However, this decision shouldn’t dampen the excitement as the update promises several new features and improvements.
About the New Update of Microsft Windows
Currently available for Windows Insiders in the Dev Channel, the Windows 11 24H2 update showcases Microsoft’s commitment to advancing AI capabilities. Notable enhancements include support for hearing aids, microphone testing, the introduction of Copilot, and improvements to the Taskbar and System Tray.
In addition, it includes upgrades in Bluetooth, graphics, and more. Additionally, the update’s design seamlessly integrates with the latest chipsets from leading manufacturers such as AMD, Intel, and Qualcomm. Further, Microsoft’s vision for cutting-edge AI technology aligns with the recent update.
How to install the latest version?
Microsoft made it clear in a statement that Windows 11, version 24H2, will be this year’s annual feature update. Windows Insiders in the Canary and Dev Channels will notice the versioning updated under Settings > System > About (and Winver) to version 24H2 starting with Build 26-xx today.
Release Date of the New Microsoft Windows Update
This exciting news confirms that the Windows 11 24H2 update is likely to roll out in the second half of 2024, with a tentative release window in September or October.
The absence of a Windows 12 announcement may disappoint some users. However, it’s important to remember that Microsoft delivers significant improvements to Windows 11, particularly in the realm of artificial intelligence. Speculation about a potential delay in the release of Windows 12 has arisen. However, Microsoft hasn’t provided any concrete details.
Industry experts anticipate that the tech giant may unveil a major Windows update in 2025. As a result, it will keep users eagerly anticipating groundbreaking AI features. This anticipation is further due to recent advancements from prominent chipset makers in the market.