With the latest edition of Windows just around the corner, Microsoft has updated the requirements for device that can and cannot run Windows 11.

With the introduction of Windows 11, Microsoft has introduced the requirement for devices to have TPM chips (Trusted Platform Module). These chips, which are located on the motherboard of your device, enables higher grade drive encryption on devices that have these TPM chips.

How do you know if you device has a TPM chip and can upgrade to Windows 11?

Well, Microsoft has re-released a very useful and simple tool that you can install on your devices to see if it supports Windows 11. It is called the Windows PC Health Check, which can be downloaded here. All you need to do is install it on your device, and click on Check Now.

With a release date of October 5th 2021, it is just around the corner. Are you as excited for Windows 11 as we are?