Microsoft is creation accessible on Apr 19 a third “Redstone 3” exam build for PC users and another new exam build for Windows 10 Mobile users.
The test build for Fast Ring Insiders for PCs is build 16179. The test build for Fast Ring Mobile testers is 15205. The Mobile build is conjunction fish nor fowl: It’s not a exam build for Windows 10 Creators Update and it’s not a exam build for Redstone 3. (It’s called “Feature2,” and is a crush bend that seems unfailing to continue to be updated for a forseeable future, though not updated to Redstone 3.)
As with a prior dual Redstone 3 builds, Build 16179 is light on manifest new facilities and is mostly focused on some of a under-the-covers plumbing. It does, however, embody a Power Throttling CPU-power expenditure feature that Microsoft introduced for a initial time in a widescale approach final week. Power Throttling usually works on PCs with Skylake or Kaby Lake during this point.
Build 16179 also includes a new underline called Revert VM, that provides involuntary checkpoints enabling developers to some-more simply remove mistakes in their practical machines.
Beyond that, Build 16179 and Build 15205 embody a garland of bug fixes. The PC build fixes some Desktop Bridge-related issues, and creates a Group Policy for disabling a close shade accessible for Windows 10 Pro users. The Mobile exam build fixes some Continuum, Edge and Upgrade Advisor issues.
As usual, both of today’s builds embody a series of famous issues, that testers should review by before installing possibly build.
Redstone 3 is approaching to be generally accessible after this Fall. Microsoft has nonetheless to divulge what will occur with Windows 10 Mobile over a Creators Update; hopefully this information will be common during Build 2017 in mid-May.