Reasons to Upgrade to Windows 8.1

Top reasons to upgrade to Windows 8.1

Top reasons to upgrade to Windows 8.1

1. It takes up less space

Even though Windows 8.1 introduces many new features, it actually takes up less space than its predecessor, Windows 8. It takes about 8-15% less space.

2. Searching

Windows 8 made it convenient to search for settings, content, apps and web searching. Windows 8.1 takes this to a new level with "Smart Search", it's a visually-driven page that goes in-depth.

3. Automatic App Updates

All app updates will happen in the background.

4. Start Screen Shares Desktop Background

This is a minor feature but it's worth mentioning since many don't like change.

5. Dynamic Lock Screen

You can now play a slideshow of photos on your lock screen.

6. Enhanced SkyDrive Integration

Windows 8.1 makes SkyDrive the default location for saving new documents and has improved this by making it seamless and you'll think that you're accessing these files locally.

7. Facebook

For you Facebook junkies out there, there is now a native app available for Windows 8.1.

Give Windows 8.1 a try now by downloading the Preview