Microsoft today announced Windows 10 May 2019 Update, along with a new strategy for Windows Update release schedule and more transparency in this regards. Microsoft also officially announced the release date of the next feature update for Windows 10 and it won’t arrive this month.
Windows 10 May 2019 Update comes with a series of improvements to Start menu, Action Center, Settings app and more. It also introduces a new Windows light theme experience, Windows Sandbox and several other features.
Windows 10 May 2019 Update is expected to begin rolling out for free to compatible devices in late May 2019. Insiders have been testing Windows 10 version 1903 over the last several months and the update is finally ready for the Release Preview Ring.
After a month of testing with Release Preview Ring Insiders, the fully baked update will be ready for public consumption by the end of May.
“I’m pleased to announce that the Windows 10 May 2019 Update will start to be available next week in the Release Preview Ring for those in the Windows Insider Program. We will begin broader availability in late May for commercial customers, users who choose the new May 2019 Update for their Windows 10 PC via “check for updates,” and customers whose devices are nearing the end of support on a given release,” Microsoft said in a blog post.