Windows 8.1 offers new features to make it the fastest, most secure, and easiest to manage Microsoft operating system for desktop, laptop, or tablet.
Windows 8.1 is reimagined to support different working styles. It’s more intuitive so you can find what you need faster and easier. Get the free update available for Windows 8 users.
Windows 8.1 delivers experiences offers new possibilities for mobile productivity, and provides IT with a more secure, easy-to-manage infrastructure.
With the way people working changing dramatically over the last decade, businesses are using technology in all forms of life. They expect mobile and simple access from anywhere. Personal devices need to work as well, and to be able to find information from anywhere. Windows 8.1 allows business to do all of this.
Buy Windows 8.1 and get a free upgrade* for Windows 10 when it becomes available.
Windows 8.1 has been reimagined to focus on your life. With its new smooth start screen, it provides an instant access to contacts, emails, apps and anything, so you will spend less time searching. Work between a mouse and touch-screen as Windows 8.1 works great with both.
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Apps are the heart of Windows 8.1. It features many built-in apps for the things small businesses do the most: email, sorting calendars, social networking and sharing. It brings all information in one place, including easy-to-use cloud-connected services. This meaning small businesses are connected to clients, customers, files and apps, wherever they are working.
We are designing and developing Windows 10 differently from the way we’ve always done it. Millions of people are providing their feedback and helping us to shape the future of Windows. Best of all we will offer a free* upgrade to Windows 10 for qualified new or existing Windows 7, Windows 8.1 devices that upgrade in the first year!
Already running Windows 8? Update to Windows 8.1 for free through the Windows Store. Windows 8.1 is not designed for installation on devices running Windows XP or Windows Vista.
Why go Pro? Compare the great features of Windows 8.1 and Windows 8.1 Pro.
Windows 8.1 improves on Windows 8 fundamentals like reliability, speed, security, user experience, networking capabilities and other essentials that are important to IT administrators. And it works seamlessly with an existing Windows management infrastructure.
With Windows 8.1 Pro you don't have to sacrifice performance, security, or flexibility. You get it all in a single, seamless experience which allows you to choose how to work. Windows 8.1 Pro combines great features for businesses with the experiences you want, offering new possibilities in mobility and productivity.
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* Windows Offer Details
It is our intention that most of these devices will qualify, but some hardware/software requirements apply and feature availability may vary by device. Devices must be connected to the Internet and have Windows Update enabled. ISP fees may apply. 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 of upgrading to Windows 10 enterprise offerings outside this offer. We will be sharing more information and additional offer and support terms in coming months.