Updating old windows
Since Opera is now based on Chrome, Opera 36 conforms to Chrome 49.However, like Firefox, Opera is still updating XP users with security patches.
Of course, this last version of Chrome will still continue to work.
You buy a shiny new computer with Windows 10 and are so excited to set it up. Over the years Microsoft has done away with many fan favorites, no longer updating them or supporting them, or even making them available for download in most cases. Here are some dearly departed Microsoft apps, and where to find them.
You notice that a few of your favorite Microsoft applications aren’t there, but so what? I downloaded all of these using the links provided, and didn’t run into any trouble.
So it’s safe to assume that it’s still receiving security updates.
However, patching an outdated version of the browser isn’t the Opera team’s first priority.