Users can install Win 10 20H2 updates in just a few minutes
NTN September 26 news According to Windowslatest reports, the next feature update (20H2) of Microsoft Windows 10 has now been confirmed, and Microsoft has named it the October 2020 update. This is a relatively small version update with multiple improvements and bug fixes, and will be provided by downloading a “feature pack” from Windows Update.
When downloading an enablement package with a size of approximately 80MB (in megabytes), the internal version number of the operating system will be changed from Build 19041 to Build 19042.
According to foreign media testing, if the user’s PC is running Windows 10 May 2020 update (2004 version), the upgrade will only take a few minutes . Of course, on old hardware with HDD, this process will take more than 5-10 minutes. Under 150mbps Internet connection conditions, it takes less than one minute to enable the package download, while the installation takes two minutes to complete .
Naija Tech News has learned that Windows 10 20H2 is also distributed in the. Cab archive format, which is a single file that mainly stores compressed files of Windows Update. Check this. cab’s separate download package to confirm how small this update is. The size of the x64 .cab file is only 84.8 MB, while the x86 variant is only 79.60 MB.
If the user does not update the cumulative update version in July or August, the upgrade process will not be possible, and the user will need to go through a complete standard update process. The file size of the update package exceeds 3GB. If users are running Windows 10 1909, 1903 or earlier, they will get a full feature update. This usually takes 30-40 minutes.