The new Microsoft Edge is available

Download it now or wait for Windows Update Microsoft Edge logo, newspaper icon and globe

The new Microsoft Edge browser is out of preview and available to download on all supported versions of Windows and macOS. Microsoft announced that you can download it now or wait for it to arrive via Windows Update.

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The latest Microsoft Edge is based on the open-source Chromium Engine, making it super compatible with browser extensions formerly only available for Google Chrome.

Millions of people have been testing and helping Microsoft in the development of the new Edge browser. You too can be a tester, by visiting the Microsoft Edge Insider Channels and choosing a version to try.

Of course, Edge comes with many improvements and advantages, and more features are coming soon.

The last several months have been nothing short of inspiring for all of us working to deliver great new capabilities for Microsoft Edge including AAD support, Internet Explorer mode, 4K streaming, Dolby audio, inking in PDF, Microsoft Search in Bing integration, support for Chrome-based extensions, and more. Microsoft Edge blog

So, you can get it now, wait for it to arrive via Windows Update, or download and try the latest test versions to keep up with the absolute latest development.

Are you into Edge? Do you prefer a different web browser for Windows? Make your opinions known in the comments!

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