The best Windows yet keeps getting better

Introducing the Windows 10 April 2018 Update. Bringing you new ways to make the most of your time with features that help you create and connect across devices.*

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The new timeline screen in Windows 10 showing a timeline of past apps and activities
NEW

Timeline

Whether it was browsing, buying, or business—on your phone or PC, now you can go back in time and pick up where you left off. 1

The new Focus Assist window showing settings for the feature and an option to view recent activity while you were focusing
NEW

Focus assist

Create distraction-free work times by blocking notifications, sounds, and alerts.

The new Nearby Sharing window showing status of sharing at 100% from Photos appNEW

Nearby sharing

Share videos, photos, documents, and websites instantly using Bluetooth or WiFi.2



Microsoft Edge browser window showing the Books feature

The best browser for Windows 10

Organise, annotate – Microsoft Edge is the faster, safer way to get things done on the web.4

A PowerPoint screen showing the Hubble telescope as a 3D image being placed atop one of the slides

Do more with Office on Windows

At home, school, or work, on your phone, or PC—Office on Windows has what you need to get it done. Including 3D capabilities and the latest in inking technology.5

A woman on a laptop asking Cortana to play music on Spotify

Cortana can help with that

Save time and effort, at work or home with Cortana6, your virtual personal assistant.

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Windows Ink technology

Take it down, mark it up, doodle, draw and make your signature sing with a digital pen.7

Learn more
Partial image of Photos app showing Choose a Star video creation capabilities

Photos app

If you liked Movie Maker, you’ll love what you can do with Photos. Bring a little life and organisation to all your digital memories.

Learn more
3D dinosaur

3D tools

With the Windows collection of 3D tools, it’s easy for anyone to create in a new dimension.

Learn more
Windows Mixed Reality headset with a gaming laptop showing Sea of Thieves on the screen

Take on the latest blockbusters

From Forza Motorsport 7 to Sea of Thieves, Windows 10 gives you the most choices of top-rated games. And if virtual reality is your thing, you get access to over 2,500 games and apps from Steam®VR and Microsoft Store.9

PC GamingWindows Mixed Reality

Boost contrast, or get rid of colour entirely - whether you have colour blindness, light sensitivity or a visual preference, with colour filters you can customise your screen’s colour palette.

GET STARTED WITH COLOUR FILTERS

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Comprehensive security

Anti-virus, firewall, and anti-phishing technologies all at no extra cost10 for the supported lifetime of your device.

LEARN ABOUT SECURITY
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Windows Hello

Use your face, fingerprint, or companion device for a secure, fast, and password-free sign-in.11

LEARN ABOUT WINDOWS HELLO
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Windows Updates

With automatic updates enabled, you get the latest features and security, hassle-free.

STAY UP TO DATE

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All-in-Ones & Desktops

VIEW DESKTOPS

* The Windows 10 April 2018 Update rolls out automatically via Windows Update. After the download completes we’ll notify you to pick the right time to finish the installation. If your version of Windows 10 has reached end of service, use the Update Assistant to update now.

1 Timeline shows activities done on tablet and mobile phone when users are signed into their Microsoft accounts. Timeline shows 3-5 days of past activities. To see up to 30 days of past activities, users must choose this option in settings.

2 Sharing is only available between Windows 10 PCs with the April 2018 Update. Nearby sharing must be enabled on both devices.

4 Performance claims based upon Jetstream 1.1 tests using Edge 15063 vs. Chrome 57 and Firefox 54: https://microsoftedge.github.io/videotest/2017-04/BenchmarkMethodology.html. Microsoft Edge is the safer browser for Windows 10 according to NSS Labs reports at https://aka.ms/browser-security. Features and functionality may vary on non-Windows 10 devices.

5 Requires Office 365 subscription and touch-capable tablet or PC; pen accessory may be sold separately.

6 Cortana available in select markets; experience may vary by region and device.

7 Pen-capable tablet or PC required. Pen accessory may be sold separately.

8 PC hardware requirements may vary for games on Windows 10. Games sold separately. 4K functionality available with supported games, monitors and graphics chips. DirectX 12 only available with supported games and graphics chips. Check PC to determine graphics chip compatibility.

9 Windows Mixed Reality requires a compatible Windows 10 PC and headset, plus the Windows 10 Autumn Creators Update or later; PC requirements may vary for available apps and content.

10 Internet access fees may apply.

11 Requires specialised hardware, including fingerprint reader, illuminated IR sensor or other biometric sensors and capable devices.