Arabic (Saudi Arabia), Bulgarian (Bulgaria), Chinese (Simplified,
China), Chinese (Hong Kong), Chinese (Traditional, Taiwan),
Croatian (Croatia), Czech (Czech Republic), Danish (Denmark), Dutch
(Netherlands), English (United Kingdom), English (United States),
Estonian (Estonia), Finnish (Finland), French (France), French
(Canada), German (Germany), Greek (Greece), Hebrew (Israel),
Hungarian (Hungary), Italian (Italy), Japanese (Japan), Korean
(Korea), Latvian (Latvia), Lithuanian (Lithuania), Norwegian,
Bokmål (Norway), Polish (Poland), Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese
(Portugal), Romanian (Romania), Russian (Russia), Serbian (Latin,
Serbia), Slovak (Slovakia), Slovenian (Slovenia), Spanish (Spain,
International Sort), Spanish (Mexico), Swedish (Sweden), Thai
(Thailand), Turkish (Turkey), Ukrainian (Ukraine)
Additional languages available as Language Interface Packs
It’s the Windows you know, only better
Familiar and up to date
You’re already an expert with the familiar Start menu, task bar,
and desktop. Live tiles provide streaming updates of what matters
Windows 10 is designed to be compatible with the hardware,
software, and peripherals you already own. And always-enabled
updates help you stay current on features and security for the
supported lifetime of your device.
This combines the strengths of Windows 8 with Windows 7.
Millions of people are already using Windows 10
The Windows Insider Program is a global community of fans who love
Windows and want to help make it better. Because they get to see
new features first, Insiders have the opportunity to provide
feedback to continue shaping the best Windows ever. Learn more
about being a part of the Windows Insider community.
Learn more about being a part of the Windows Insider community.
Enjoy innovative experiences and devices
Best Windows ever for gaming
Gaming just got even better with Windows 10. Not only do your
existing games work great, but now you can play and connect with
gamers across Xbox One and Windows 10 devices. From the best casual
games to a new generation of PC gaming, Windows 10 is built for
games you love.1
Go beyond browsing
Microsoft Edge is the all-new browser that helps you go beyond
browsing and get more done on the web. Experience the thrill of
writing or typing directly on webpages. Clear away distractions
from your online articles. And, with Cortana enabled, you can
instantly move from searching to doing.
Windows 10 is personal and productive
Great ways to finish faster
Windows 10 gives you absolutely the best experience for doing what
you do. Stay focused with easy ways to snap apps in place and
optimize your screen space for getting things done. See your open
tasks in a single view and create virtual desktops to gain space or
group things by project, like Office apps for work and games for
Meet Cortana, your truly personal digital assistant
Cortana works across your day and your devices to help you get
things done. By learning more over time, Cortana becomes more
personal and useful to you. Cortana’s also best at reminders,
delivering them at the right time and place so you forget less and
can do more.
Using Cortana with reminders is AMAZING!
The best screen is always the one you’re on
Windows 10 enables your apps to look and work great in all modes,
on all devices and even as you transition from one to another.2
Windows optimizes your experience for your activity and device.
Onscreen features adapt for easy navigation and apps scale smoothly
from small to large screens. 2 You can change from desktop to
tablet mode at any time knowing your screen will display
beautifully and transition smoothly.
Looks like a phone, does like a PC
Look at how much more your Windows 10 phone can do, with the power
of Continuum for phones. Use it like a PC for getting things done
or turn it into a large-screen projector for big time entertainment
– all without tying up your phone.3
The new Windows Store is the one place for all your favorites
Introducing the new Windows Store, a one-stop shopping experience
across every Windows 10 device. Browse the store on your PC,
tablet, or phone and easily download great free and paid digital
content including apps, games, music, movies, and TV shows.3
See the Windows Store
Elegant built-in apps that work across your devices
Windows 10 comes with elegant built-in apps4 like Maps, Photos, Mail & Calendar, Groove, Movies & TV.
And these apps use OneDrive to back up your information and sync
seamlessly across your Windows 10 devices, so you’re never far from
what you need.
The most secure Windows ever
We’ve got you covered
Windows 10 is the most secure Windows we’ve ever built. From first
boot up through the supported lifetime of your device, you’re
covered by enhanced security features that help protect against
viruses, malware, and even phishing attacks.
Log in with a smile
Windows Hello recognizes you apart from all others, so you – and
only you – can unlock your device with a look or a touch*.
This method is more secure precisely because it’s more personal.
And, with no more login passwords to slow you down, you can quickly
get right into what you want.
*Windows Hello requires specialized hardware, including fingerprint
reader, illuminated IR sensor or other biometric sensors.
Upgrade to Windows 10 for free5
Screen simulated, subject to change.
1Broadband Internet required for some features (ISP fees apply).
Xbox Live features only available with supported games in Xbox
Live-supported countries, see Limited number of games available in
2015 that support cross- device play; additional games to follow.
Stream to one device at a time; streaming with multiplayer from
Xbox One requires home network connection and Xbox Live Gold
membership (sold separately); Gold also required for multiplayer
play on Xbox One. DirectX 12 only available with supported games
and graphics chips. Game DVR only available with supported
hardware. To check for compatibility and other important
installation information, visit your device manufacturer’s website
and 10specs. Xbox One, PC/Tablet and Phone versions of games all
2App experiences may vary.
3External monitor must support HDMI input. Continuum-compatible
accessories sold separately. App availability and experience varies
by device and market. Office 365 subscription required for some
4Feature, content, and app availability and experience may vary by
market and device.
5Windows Offer Details
Yes, free! This upgrade offer is for a full version of Windows 10,
not a trial. 3GB download required; internet access fees may apply.
To take advantage of this free offer, you must upgrade to Windows
10 within one year of availability. Once you upgrade, you have
Windows 10 for free on that device.
Windows 10 Upgrade Offer is valid for qualified and genuine Windows
7 and Windows 8.1 devices, including devices you already own. Some
hardware/software requirements apply and feature availability may
vary by device and market. The availability of Windows 10 upgrade
for Windows Phone 8.1 devices may vary by OEM, mobile operator or
carrier. Features vary by device. Devices must be connected to the
internet and have Windows Update enabled. Windows 7 SP1 and Windows
8.1 Update required. Some editions are excluded: Windows 7
Enterprise, Windows 8/8.1 Enterprise, and Windows RT/RT 8.1. Active
Software Assurance customers in volume licensing have the benefit
to upgrade to Windows 10 enterprise offerings outside of this
offer. To check for compatibility and other important installation
information, visit your device manufacturer’s website and the
Windows 10 Specifications page.
Windows 10 is automatically updated. Additional requirements will
apply over time for updates. See the Windows 10 Upgrade page for