The era of windows 8 and windows 8.1 will be end soon. Since Microsoft is proving the update to windows 10 OS for free, almost every people will try it. As per the official reports, people who are running the PC with Windows 7, Windows 8 and windows 8.1 can avail the latest windows 10 OS for free and they get the update upto 1 year for free.
Even though windows officially shutdown the Windows XP operating system, many people across the world are sill running their PC in windows XP. The initial reports states that people running in XP OS won’t get the general upgrade and they need to purchase the Windows 10 Home for a price of $119. They can also activate the windows 10 Pro for $199. As of today, there is no official news about the pricing of windows 10 on countries like UK, Australia, Canada but it will be something approximately £78 / AU$156 /CAD$150 and £131 / AU$262 / CAD$200.
Need of keeping a windows 10 ISO image file
There are many reason for individuals looking for a windows 10 ISO image. Upgrading your Windows 7, windows 8, windows 8.1 system to Windows 10 is simple enough via the Microsoft Store, but consider a situation that you need to re install or format the PC due to some errors. There will be no files stored on your PC if you choose a direct update from previous versions. So it will be inconvenient and time-consuming as Microsoft does not provide you the facility to save the update file on your PC.
There are some advantages if you choose ISO file for windows 10. The windows 10 ISO file can be locally stored on your computer and can be used whenever required. Another important advantage of ISO files are for those have more than one PC. They need not to download windows multiple time. Just need to keep appropriate serial key for multiple computers.
If you have a CD burner facility on your PC, then you can digitally keep this ISO image inside a DVD and can be used for future needs. Not only windows 10 DVD but also some kind of Windows 10 USB flash drive can be created with appropriate software. We had already wrote about how to create windows 10 USB tool from your Windows 8 and windows 8.1 PC. Before going to download the ISO file, please have a look on them.
Here is a general advice for those who are going to download this ISO file. If you are planning to convert this ISO file to a USB, then you need a USB which is at least 8GB in size. After converting the windows 10 ISO to bootable USB, you need to change the primary booting option to USB so that you can install windows 10 once your computer is booted up.
Read this before install Windows 10 ISO
If you are windows user with older versions, you need to check out the requirements for running windows 10. Microsoft had guaranteed that systems running on windows 8 and windows 8.1 will support windows 10 without any issues. Anyway please take a loo at this basic system requirements.
Processor Requirement:- You should have a processor with at least 1 gigahertz (GHz) speed.
RAM Requirement:- If you are choosing a 32 bit ISO file, then you need 1 GB of RAM and if you choose 64 bit ISO file, then you need at least 2 GB of RAM.
Disk Space Requirement:- It need atleast 16 GB of hard disk space. Anyway more the hard disk and ram, more will be the performance.
Optional Requirement:- For the better and fast user experience, you should have a active internet connection and a Microsoft account.
We would update this page after a new version of windows get released. The below download links are of the latest preview version Build 10166.
Download Windows 10 PRO ISO 32 bit [2.9 GB]