Do great things with the best Windows ever

And it keeps getting better

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It’s the Windows you know, only better

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Familiar from the start

You’re already an expert with the familiar Start menu, task bar, and desktop. Live tiles provide streaming updates of what matters most, instantly.

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.

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.

Enjoy innovative experiences and devices

“Sorting achievements that you have already gotten at the top of the page was very smart." — Windows Insider

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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 love1.

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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 doing2.

Windows 10 is personal and productive

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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 play.

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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 great at reminders, delivering them at the right time and place so you forget less and can do more2.

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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 another3.

Windows optimizes your experience for your activity and device. Onscreen features adapt for easy navigation and apps scale smoothly from small to large screens3. 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 phone4.

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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 shows4.

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Built-in apps that work across your devices

Windows 10 comes with elegant built-in apps5 like Maps, Photos, Mail & Calendar, Groove, and 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

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We’ve got you covered

Windows 10 is the most secure Windows we’ve ever built. From the first boot up through the supported lifetime of your device, Windows Defender is protecting against viruses, malware and spyware.

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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

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