As of October 2015, Windows 10 is available as a free upgrade for existing Windows users with computers or laptops that run Windows 7 or Windows 8.1. It is also possible to purchase new laptops and computers pre-installed with Windows 7 or 8.1 and upgrade to Windows 10 for free.Continue Reading
According to Microsoft.com, genuine Windows users have the option to download Windows 10 for free if a copy is reserved within the first year of its release. Windows 7/8 Enterprise OS and Windows RT editions are excluded from the free upgrade offer, so users running these systems must purchase a copy of Windows 10.
Windows.com explains how existing Windows 7 and 8 Home or Professional users can reserve and download a full free copy. To download Windows 10 for free, the computer or laptop must have Windows Update enabled, an Internet connection and more than three gigabytes of space.Learn more about Software