Because of the increasing of tablet, notebook, and PC users, Microsoft wants to combine the operating system that is multitasking that can be used for tablets and other digital media such as desktops and laptops. This new Microsoft Windows 8.1 is specially designed for that use and it addressed as the Microsoft’s first hybrid OS attempt. It sticks to the Microsoft’s strategy in delivering the operating system that equal at home on your tablets and the full-power desktop PC.
As its advantages, this new Microsoft Windows 8.1 is the fastest startup of any Windows version that has available before. It also can loads more applications and utilities. If offers more windowing options for the new-style apps. Besides, it also improved the stock included the apps, especially the Mail. As it mentioned before, this new Windows 8 is much better help in getting started. There are also more harmony between the tiled start screen and the desktop, it also better in browsing with the IE11. However, as a new product, this Windows 8 also has disadvantages. The dual nature of the new OS may still make confuse to the users, and the Windows apps store sometimes lacks with its big titles.