In this article, we will guide you that “How to check Windows 11 compatibility with your PC”
As we all know that, Windows 11 is now available for download. If we want to get it we will have to check Windows 11 compatibility with the PC and give our PC a Health check before upgrading to Microsoft’s newest OS (Operating System). Also, check if your PC is strong enough to run Windows 11. However, Upgrading to a new OS (Operating System) offers a lot of new things such as modern looks and features.
Also read: How to Install Windows 11
Releasing on October 5, 2021, Windows 11 has soo far become the most liked OS (Operating System) from Microsoft because of its features. If you are not sure whether your computer can run Windows 11 or not, Or how to check your PC’s health, Don’t worry that’s why we are here, simply scroll down and read the guide below, and don’t forget to leave a comment for us.
What you need to run Windows 11
While Windows 11 is available as a free download. Microsoft has set minimum hardware requirements so that you could have a smooth experience using Windows 11
PCs and laptops powered by Intel’s sixth and seventh-generation processors are not eligible to get the new update (Windows 11). Also, an important thing, That Windows 11 will not support 32-bit systems, so you will have to upgrade your system.
Similarly, If your device is running on AMD’s A-series and FX-series, along with Ryzen 1000 and most Ryzen 2000 processors, it will not be able to run Windows 11. To download Windows 11 on your PC, Your PC must meet the following minimum system requirements.
Minimum system requirements
- PROCESSOR: 1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster dual-core on a compatible 64bit processor (MINIMUM).
- MEMORY (RAM): 4GB ( MINIMUM ).
- INTERNAL STORAGE: 64 GB (MINIMUM).
- SYSTEM FIRMWARE: UEFI.
- GRAPHICS CARDS: Directx12 with WDDM 2.0 driver (MINIMUM).
- DISPLAY: Greater than 9″ diagonally, With the resolution power of minimum (720p), Having 8 bits per color channel.
- TPM: Trusted platform module.
Windows 11 compatibility with your PC
Now, you have made sure that your system(PC) can handle Windows 11 and meets the above-mentioned criteria. Do run a health check before Windows 11 Installation starts because in case If your PC doesn’t pass the health check you will still have some time to update the computer to make it Windows 11 compatible since the OS will be rolling out sometime later this year.
- To run a health check you will have to Install Microsoft Health Check App.
- after the Installation process, Run the Program.
- Click on the blue-colored “Check Now” button on the Windows 11 banner
- If your system is compatible, you’ll get a pop-up stating “This PC will run Windows 11″
In case Microsoft’s Windows 11 upgrade checker notifies you that your PC isn’t supported but it meets all the minimum requirements then you need to go to your BIOS to enable TPM. Nowadays, almost every modern CPU comes with TPM support. In case you have an Intel CPU then you have to switch to TPM and for AMD you need to check PSP TPM in the BIOS. Once done, you can run Microsoft’s health checker app to confirm the status.
FAQ’s (About Windows 11)
Q1. Is Windows 10 better than Windows 11?
A. If we think about the differences between Windows 11 and Windows 10, The biggest difference is the Start Menu and the Taskbar. If you really want to see information in your Start Menu at a glance, then Windows 10 is best. As for the Taskbar, Also note that there are some big changes in Windows 11 when compared to Windows 10.
Q2. Is Windows 11 slower?
A. some users may experience the slow performance of Windows 11 after installing it. It is important here to mention that Windows 11 is not stable yet, So you may have to wait for a couple of weeks or months to use it smoothly.
Q3. Is Windows 11 free?
A. Windows 11 is a free upgrade and everyone can upgrade from Windows 10 to Windows 11 for free. One should have some basic knowledge while upgrading your windows.
Q4. How to install Windows 11?
A. As we all know that Microsoft has launched new and upgraded.