How To Check If Your System Is Ready For Windows 11

Introduction

Windows 11 is the next big development in the Microsoft Technology Platform. It has a rich UI experience for users and has many very exciting features. It has many security improvements and requires TPM 2.0 as a mandatory hardware requirement. Microsoft Teams will be native. It has increased support for more devices with different screen sizes. Windows 10 will continue to exist till October 2025 but it’s better to stay updated. Let’s see if our device is compatible.

Minimum system requirements

These are the minimum system requirements mentioned on the website.

Processor 1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster with 2 or more cores on a compatible 64-bit processor or System on a Chip (SoC)
Memory 4 GB RAM
Storage 64 GB or larger storage device
System firmware UEFI, Secure Boot capable
TPM Trusted Platform Module (TPM) version 2.0
Graphics card DirectX 12 compatible graphics / WDDM 2.x
Display More Than 9” and 720p
Internet connection Microsoft account and internet connectivity required for setup for Windows 11 Home


Run the System Compatibility Test

Running the compatibility test for windows 11 is very straightforward.

  1. You need to download a PC Health Check application. Download link.
  2. Open the application if not autostarts. From search box - PC Health Check.

    How to Check if your System is Ready for Windows 11
     
  3. Click on the blue button Check now as shown in the image. If the green tick appears then your system is compatible.

    How to Check if your System is Ready for Windows 11

Windows 11 Availability

It will be available later this year (2021) and the option for upgrading from Windows 10 to Windows 11 will be available from the beginning of the year 2022. If you want to know more details then you can refer to the FAQs section.

That’s it! Thanks for reading.

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