Explore the world of Windows 11

Windows 11 gives you the power to create and collaborate easier.

Explore the world of Windows 11

Windows 11 gives you the power to create and collaborate easier.

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Get Windows 11 now for free7

Windows 11 was designed with you at the centre—to make your life easier, more creative, secure, connected and fun! It’s also faster with new features to help you get more done.

Bring balance to your desktop

Windows 11 has easy-to-use tools that can help you optimise your screen space and maximise your productivity. Combine that with a Microsoft 365 subscription* and nothing will stop you from getting tasks done. Learn more about Windows 11 tips and tricks.

Organise windows with Snap Assist

Hop on a call. Find some answers. Finish that paper. When you’ve got a lot to do, snap can help you stay organised with ease.

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Your content, curated

Your favourite photos. The world news. Today’s to-do list and tomorrow’s weather. Widgets help you find content that matters to you. It’s all things “you” - always a swipe away.1

Refocus your workflow

PowerPoint, Microsoft Edge, Microsoft Teams—the apps* you need work seamlessly with new multi-tasking tools like Snap layouts, Desktops, and a new more intuitive redocking experience.

Connect with

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Microsoft Teams video bubble

Life is better together

With Chat from Microsoft Teams, you can reach anyone however you prefer (call, chat, text, video) right from your desktop.2

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The browser that puts you first

Work, play, shop, stream, connect—whatever you set out to do, Microsoft Edge on Windows 11 helps you do it with speed and security.

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Work and play

The apps you need. The shows you love to watch. Find them fast in the new Microsoft Store.10

The latest in PC gaming performance

Play the latest games with graphics that rival reality. Play with players on console. Play with the peripherals that you love. When it comes to playing your way, Windows 11 makes it happen.1 6

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A PC that adapts to you

With a broad choice of devices — across style, price, features, and forms — you’re sure to find the right fit with Windows 11.

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Gaming PC

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How and why to get Windows 11

People love Windows 11. And if you want to join them, you can check to see if your current PC is eligible for a free upgrade,7 or buy a new Windows 11 PC.

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Check for compatibility

Use the PC Health Check app9 to see if your PC can run Windows 11.

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Heart with heartbeat line going through it

Check for compatibility

See if you’re eligible for upgrade. Go to your PC and download the PC Health Check app to see if your PC can run Windows 11.

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This PC will run Windows 11

Your PC is eligible for a free upgrade to Windows 11. Check again soon if Windows 11 is not ready yet for this computer. Upgrade timing may vary by device.4 7

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This PC will not run Windows 11

Your PC does not meet the necessary requirements. Windows 10 will be supported8 until 14 October 2025, but you can also explore new PCs that will run Windows 11.4

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We’re working on it

We’re working to determine if Windows 11 will run on this PC. See Windows 11 specifications to review the Windows 11 minimum system requirements and compare to your computer’s specifications.

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  • Features and app availability may vary by region.
  • * Some apps and games sold separately. Microsoft 365 subscription sold separately. Some layouts only available based on display resolution and scale settings.
  • 1 Internet access required. Service fees may apply.
  • 2 Certain features require specific hardware, see Windows 11 Specifications. Chatting via SMS is available in limited countries and will be made available to other geos on a rolling basis. Please refer to this page for more details. Internet access required; ISP fees may apply.
  • 3 Xbox Game Pass subscription sold separately (https://www.xbox.com). May require additional hardware and subscriptions. Game titles, number, features and availability vary over time and by device, region and platform (https://www.xbox.com/regions). Recurring memberships are automatically charged at the then-current regular price (subject to change; plus applicable taxes) unless cancelled (account.microsoft.com/services).
  • 4 Certain features require specific hardware, see https://www.microsoft.com/windows/windows-11-specifications.
  • 6 Some apps and games sold separately.
  • 7 Windows 11 upgrade is available for eligible PCs that meet minimum device specifications. Upgrade timing may vary by device. Internet service fees may apply. Features and app availability may vary by region. Certain features require specific hardware (see Windows 11 Specifications).
  • 8 PCs with Windows 10 will continue to get regular security updates until end of support—no sooner than 2025.
  • 9 For computers with Windows 10 in S mode, download this version of PC Health Check app.
  • 10 Certain apps only available through Microsoft Store app in Windows 11.