According to the Convention, Microsoft will release two big version updates this year, and the big update in the first half of the year usually comes in March to April. However, the update of win10 in the first half of this year seems to be late. According to the report, the 21h1 update of win10 in the first half of this year is ready to be completed, and it is set as build 19043.928, which has entered the candidate stage.
According to the report of windows lastest, win10 21h1 is determined to be updated in May. It will be launched to global users in May, and some minor improvements will be made for enterprise users.
Microsoft has confirmed that win10 21h1 is officially named win10, which will be updated in May 2021. At present, the latest version has been released in the preview channel. In fact, win10 21h1 is not a bone breaking version. It is based on win10 20h2 and 2004, and does not implement some new features frequently mentioned in win10 recently, such as rounded elements, floating taskbar and so on.
However, it is still valuable for enterprise users. In win10 21h1, the system is trying to support the scene of remote work.
The most iconic feature of the new version of win10 21h1 system is that it can support external cameras as windows Hello authentication devices.
In the update log, the software engineer pointed out that even if the win10 device has a built-in camera, users can still use the external camera as the default Windows Hello authentication device.
The new win10 21h1 also brings an upgrade to Windows Defender application guard (wdag), which will appear in enterprise and professional editions.
When users visit untrusted websites, wdag can better protect computer security through virtual layer. This feature is based on Hyper-V, which needs compatible hardware support and virtualization feature in BIOS to take effect.
Microsoft claims that,When users install the system update and use various functions of wdag, they can experience the performance improvement.
The last important new feature is customized for enterprise users. According to the update log, Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) improves its performance and adds support for remote work.
So when will win10 21h1 come? At present, it is in the final stage of testing, any user can join the preview channel to download experience.
However, before it is pushed to all users, it is still possible for it to be fixed in terms of security or other aspects.
Many features of win10 21h1 have actually been installed in the system through the previous cumulative update patches.
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