The deadline for the Windows 10 free download is July 29, after that, users will have to shell out $119 for the home version of the operating system, as reported by Microsoft. The free download deadline comes one year after Windows 10 was first offered on July 29, 2015.
Initially, Microsoft deployed the Windows 10 download to customers who had requested it in waves. Many who grew tired of waiting simply installed the free download directly from Microsoft. Tens of millions of users had installed the latest Windows within the first few days, as reported by the Inquisitr. In March 2016, Windows 10 was reported to be running on close to 300 million devices.
Windows 7 and 8.1 users who want to upgrade can get the Windows 10 free download from Microsoft.
Windows 10 is free for users upgrading from versions 7 or 8.1 until July 29. After that, the price increases to $119.