Windows 10 PC
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Microsoft has finally detailed the next major update for Windows 10. Microsoft’s next major update for Windows 10 is going to introduce a lot of new features and improvements. Microsoft has recently released Windows 10 Creators Update for PCs, Tablets and Mobiles. The update brought some improvements to the operating system and squashed some bugs as well.

Today at Build 2017 Developer Conference, Microsoft has announced that the next update for Windows 10 to be called “Windows 10 Fall Creators Update” aka Redstone 3. The update is coming later this year hence Microsoft has named the update as the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update.

Version name Codename Version number Build number Release
Windows 10 Threshold 1507 10240 July 2015
November Update Threshold 2 1511 10586 November 2015
Anniversary Update Redstone 1607 14393 August 2016
Creators Update Redstone 2 1703 15063 April 2017
Fall Creators Update Redstone 3 1709? September 2017?

 

The Project NEON

Microsoft will also introduce Project NEON, a new design language with Redstone 3. The update will bring a major overhaul of the user interface. Leaked detail has revealed some visual changes coming to Windows 10 with the Redstone 3 Update.

UI Changes

Windows 10 Redstone 3 Mail app
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The screenshot has revealed a new design coming to the Outlook Mail app, it has more translucency and blur than ever before. As it is an early version of Redstone 3, more changes will soon make it’s way to the operating system.

New Animations

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Furthermore, new app animations will be added to the apps. When you will move the app around the screen, the wallpaper will also move slowly around the screen. Although, you will be able to disable this animation feature from the settings.

Improvements to the tablet mode

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Microsoft will finally bring some improvements to the tablet mode in Windows 10. The visual improvement includes a new splash effect on start screen’s tile when tapping a tile on the start screen.

Microsoft has planned even more improvements for Windows 10 with Redstone 3 update.