Microsoft recommends 400 million users to buy new computers
Microsoft, Windows 7 users will end the support period tomorrow by making an interesting suggestion to upgrade their old PC to Windows 10 instead of buying a new PC (as well as Surface) recommended.
The support period for the Windows 7 operating system will end on January 14, 2020, tomorrow. In this context, Microsoft has published an article that recommends that Windows 7 users migrate to a new computer.
Moreover, the company recommended switching to Surface series computers. The Frequently Asked Questions section of the published article emphasizes that it is better for users to purchase a new PC instead of upgrading their existing devices:
For most Windows 7 users, we recommend switching to a new device with Windows 10 Pro. Surface devices are faster, lighter, more powerful and safer. The average price is significantly lower than an average computer eight years ago.
Hardware components and drivers may not work
The software giant also announced that a simple upgrade from Windows 7 to Windows 10 is not recommended because some hardware components and drivers may not work properly. Indeed, some users had similar difficulties when migrating from Windows 7 to Windows 10 with their old computers.