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Windows 10 is Microsoft's ninth Windows operating system. Microsoft opted to skip Windows 9 in favour of Windows 10, which features host of improvements over Windows 8 and incorporates a number of favourite features from Windows 7 such as the Start Menu and resizeable windows. As well as this Windows 10 has snap enhancements for easily running four simultaneous apps, a new task view button for quick file and app switching, support for multiple distinct desktops and a quicker File Explorer.
Windows 10 GPU Performance Comparison Graph

Windows 10 GPU Analysis
Comparing Windows 10 PC system requirements to all GPUs shows that Windows 10 is going to need a graphics card that is capable of DX 9 or OpenGL 3.1.

To get the best visual graphical experience on Windows 10, aim to have a GPU that has at least 512 MB GPU RAM.

Most bottom end graphics cards currently available today, will probably allow you to play Windows 10

We are advised that 12 year old graphics cards should be able to run Windows 10 , but there could be a few exceptions to this rule.

Note that most games do not officially support laptop graphics cards, but nowadays many laptop graphics solutions are capable of running modern games. Whether desktop graphics cards or laptop, try searching for your graphics card to compare against the Windows 10 graphics card requirements chart below.