Ouch! Older machines may not meet this requirement. UPDATE: There are now stories circulating that maybe only TPM 1.2 will be required.
Hidden among the Windows 11 announcement today was a very odd, or at least surprising, system requirement. For Windows 11, all systems will need a TPM 2.0 chip. What the heck is a TPM chip? TPM is short for Trusted Platform Module, and it’s primarily known as a means for security in PCs, mostly dedicated to business notebooks and desktops.
For more, check out this Tom’s Hardware story.