Windows 10 doesn't require powerful hardware from the PC it runs on. However, just like any other operating system, it does require a minimum of hardware to run well. Here's what a PC needs to run Windows 10 well.
|1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster processor
|1 gigabyte (GB) for the 32-bit version of Windows 10 and 2GB for the 64-bit version
|Hard drive free space
|16GB for the 32-bit version of Windows 10 and 20GB for the 64-bit version
|With support for DirectX 9 or later