Chromium Microsoft Edge Could Become the Default Windows Browser in 20H1 Update
Microsoft is hard at work on getting the new Chromium-based Edge browser ready for prime time, and while the company is currently updating Canary and Dev builds regularly, no specifics have been provided as to when we could expect the stable browser to ship.
But according to a recent discovery revealed by Microsoft watcher Rafael Rivera on Twitter, the latest Windows 10 preview build for Fast ring insiders comes with code suggesting the Chromium engine could become the new Windows default browser in the 20H1 update.
Windows 10 20H1 preview builds are currently being tested with help from Windows insiders in the Fast ring. The most recent preview build is 18936 and shipped earlier this week.
The discovery indicates that the original Microsoft Edge, the one that’s currently available in the stable versions of Windows 10, would be hidden in the 20H1 update, while the Chromium-based sibling woul… (read more)