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Why Microsoft Is Launching Windows 11 Now, Despite Bad Timing

Microsoft has struggled to move users off of older versions of Windows for at least the past 15 years and, from a consumer’s perspective, the middle of a pandemic-driven silicon shortage is not necessarily the best time to launch an OS. But Microsoft may feel it has little option. We look at the pros and cons of Windows 11 launching now, plus the questions that have plagued Windows 11 since its launch.

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Why Microsoft Is Launching Windows 11 Now, Despite Bad Timing
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    Is Now really the best time?

    Why Is Microsoft Launching Windows 11 Now?

    Why Is Microsoft Launching Windows 11 Now?

    An interesting facet of Windows 11 that we haven’t touched on yet is that from the consumer perspective, this isn’t the best time for Microsoft to launch a new OS.

    Windows 11 has been Plagued by Questions

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