Microsoft has a big year ahead of it in terms of Windows 10 updates. In an effort to maintain user interest on its upcoming launches, the Redmond software giant has just released a slightly revamped version of its iconic Windows 10 Hero Wallpaper. You can download Windows 10 Hero desktop Wallpapers from the direct link below in this post.
Besides Windows 10 OS, Microsoft is also working on a new Windows 10 Cloud operating system that comes with its own somewhat redesigned stock wallpaper to the one released at the time of Windows 10 launch back in 2015.
Download New Windows 10 Hero Wallpaper
This new Windows 10 wallpaper was first discovered by folks over there at Windows Central while testing Windows 10 Cloud build 15046 update. As can be seen in the image shared below, the wallpapers looks simplistic compared to its previous version. Image style of the Windows logo hearkens back to the good old Windows appearance. Reports are suggesting this slightly changed Windows 10 stock wallpapers is meant to be a part of the upcoming Windows 10 Cloud operating system. However, it entirely possible that you get to see this Windows 10 Hero Wallpaper in the Windows 10 Creators Update coming out next month.
Windows 10 Cloud is the toned down version of Windows 10 OS, designed primarily to rival Google’s Chrome OS. Since Windows 10 Cloud is being produced keeping in mind devices with low to mid range specs, therefore, Microsoft is expected to make some compromises in terms of functions and features like the ones offered on the regular Windows 10 OS. This is precisely the reason analysts are predicting that Windows 10 Cloud will be able to run only Unified Windows Platform (UWP) apps installed from Windows Store. The minimalist nature of the Hero wallpaper, that has been leaked ahead of the official released, also lends credence to the rumors that the upcoming Windows 10 Cloud will feature a simplistic design to make it suitable to run on low spec devices with slowing down the device.
Now to get this new revamped Windows 10 Hero wallpaper, you need to have Windows 10 Cloud build 15046 installed on your computer. Then, go to C:\Windows\Web\Wallpaper\Windows (default wallpaper folder) and find the img(), which is the Hero wallpaper you are looking for. C: in the above path can be replaced with the system drive on your computer, if it’s other than the C drive.
If you are not a member of Windows 10 Insider Program, then click on this link to get the new wallpaper in full size and 1024 x 768 all the way up to 4K 3840 x 2160 resolutions. Enjoy great new wallpaper and share with friends.