Going forward, RS5 builds will come from the RS5_RELEASE branch. For Insiders who chose to “skip ahead”, 19H1 builds will continue to come from the RS_PRERELEASE branch.
Insiders can also see the branch name in the watermark at the lower right of their desktop.
Windows Insiders Official Twitter Account announced the availability of these build
Time for some new builds! In the Fast ring? 17723 is available! In Skip Ahead? 18204 is available! Check for updates and enjoy! Details are in the latest blog post: https://t.co/UybMzyJlWL pic.twitter.com/HmryTm44z7
— Windows Insider (@windowsinsider) July 25, 2018
Right now, the builds from these branches are largely the same which is why Microsoft Made a Single Blog Post for the same. However, in the future Microsoft will be doing separate blog posts for each.
To summarize all this, see the below graphic that explains what Skip Ahead is.
What’s new in Windows Insiders Build 17723 & Build 18204
Mixed Reality Flashlight – How many times have you been immersed in a captivating virtual experience and…
- Wanted to take a quick peek at someone nearby?
- Wanted to reach for a drink, your phone or a keyboard?
- Needed to find a surface to set down your controllers?
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Source – Windows Blog