Microsoft released a new build 9926 of Windows 10 Technical Preview
Microsoft has decided to surprise people waiting for a build from Windows 10 new consumer features that were presented at the recent presentation. Just now the company has released a new build 9926, despite the official statement that the January build will be released next week.
It’s a massive release for all participants of the Insider program, since the update was released for both deployment schemes (slow and fast), which confirms that the Assembly is stable enough.
It should be noted that a new preview version is designed for desktop systems, while the build for smartphones is expected in the month of February.
Among the new features in build 9926: Cortana (currently only in English) updated menu «start», new the Settings app, new Photos and Maps, the new Windows Store beta of the new Xbox app.
Gabriel Aul, responsible for the development of Windows 10, said that in order to begin upgrading from an earlier build through Windows Update, you must download and install the update (KB3025380), released in mid-December.
To install from scratch using the installation ISO image, you must join the program Windows Insider. You can join the testers on this link.
Download link ISO (the version in Russian language).