Windows 10 Pro for Education SKU surfaces in latest Insider builds

Last week, Microsoft finally released Build 14328 to Windows Insiders, and it packed a significant number of new features. As usual, many users on the My Digital Life forums have posted about and investigated this new build, as they’ve done with many other prior builds.

One user, abbodi1406, examined build 14328’s EditionMatrix.xml file, leading the user to think that there would be new editions in RedStone RTM.  In the file, the user finds the following new SKU’s:

Windows 10 findings

Windows 10 findings

According to the user, “ProfessionalCountrySpecific” would be a special Windows 10 Edition for China. The user also notes that regular core & professional can be upgraded to Professional Education, but other editions are separated.

This is no doubt an interesting find for anyone who needs to plan Windows 10 licensing for an educational organization, and it something we would love to hear your thoughts on. So, if you also find the discovery interesting, please drop us a comment below and tell us what you think this means for the future of the Windows 10.

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