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Enhanced phishing protection with Microsoft Defender SmartScreen warns users when they enter their Microsoft credentials into a malicious website.
Deploy and update Windows 11 with familiar tools like Windows Update for business.
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“Now work can happen wherever and whenever it's necessary.”Kevin Cheung
Managing Director of PSC North America
Windows 11 Pro for Workstations
Equipped for the most demanding workloads with features like faster file sharing and advanced processing.
Windows 11 Enterprise
For organisations with advanced security and management needs.
|Processor||1 gigahertz or faster with 2 or more cores on a compatible 64-bit processor.|
|Storage||64 gigabytes or larger storage device.|
|System firmware||UEFI, Secure Boot capable.|
|TPM||Trusted Platform Module 2.0.|
|Graphics card||Compatible with DirectX12 or later.|
|Display resolution||High-definition (720p) display that is greater than 9” diagonally.|
PC Health Check
If you are using a Microsoft account, you can download and use the PC Health Check application to see if your device is compatible with Windows 11 Pro.
Endpoint analytics for IT admins
For system-wide upgrades, Microsoft Endpoint Manager helps you to understand your organisation's compatibility at scale.
Secured-core PCs are the most secure Windows PCs ever, with powerhouse protection out of the box that proactively helps prevent infections, protect information, and reduce security complexity.
Pluton protection designed by Microsoft
Microsoft Pluton hardware security provides additional protection against sophisticated firmware-level attacks and is available on selected devices.
Enhanced collaboration with Teams
Windows 11 is designed to work seamlessly with Microsoft 365, including Microsoft Teams.
Windows release health
Get information on the latest Windows releases and servicing milestones, plus resources and safeguards to help plan your next update.
Windows Update for Business
Use Windows Update for Business to help ensure that devices anywhere have the latest security and Windows features.
PCs with Windows 11 are available from a broad selection of retailers and our partners.
We’ll send you a notification once your eligible PC has been tested and validated for the free upgrade. Or you can go to Windows Update and see for yourself. Please note that a significant download is required to complete this upgrade. ISP fees may apply in areas where the internet is metered.
The upgrade to Windows 11 is for the same edition as you have on your Windows 10 device. Windows 11 Pro does not offer Windows 11 Pro in S mode, so you will need to switch out of S mode to upgrade.
An update is a change within a version of a Windows product. An upgrade is when you change OS versions, for example moving from Windows 10 to Windows 11, or when you upgrade to a higher edition within the same OS version (e.g. Windows 11 Home to Windows 11 Pro).
Windows 11 is based on the same foundation as Windows 10, so it supports the same management tools that you are familiar with today.
Yes, most applications, devices and accessories that worked with Windows 10 are compatible with Windows 11. You can also check with the software, device or accessory manufacturer to confirm compatibility. Microsoft offers App Assure, a service to help with any software or browser application compatibility issue that you may discover. Learn more at https://aka.ms/appassure.
Most software and accessories that worked with Windows 10 also work with Windows 11. Check with your software publisher or accessory manufacturer for specific details on your products. Microsoft offers App Assure, a service to help with any software or browser app compatibility issue that you may discover. Learn more at https://aka.ms/appassure.
Windows 11 for the enterprise helps increase engagement of each employee by bringing more intelligent, inclusive experiences across every job and work style. It balances information access and employee flexibility with addressing an ever-changing threat environment. In addition, it helps IT cut costs and complexity with cloud tools, streamlined devices and management from anywhere.
Windows 11 Enterprise E3 brings continuous value with cloud-powered capabilities available for immediate use upon release and predictable OS-based features updated annually and supported for 36 months.
Most devices available for purchase today will be upgradeable to Windows 11. You will have the option to upgrade, clean install, or re-image Windows devices that are eligible to move to Windows 11. For Windows 7 and 8.1 devices that meet hardware requirements, you will need to clean install or re-image to go directly to Windows 11. Please view https://www.microsoft.com/windows/windows-11-specifications. to access the full minimum hardware requirements and specs.
Windows 11 has been built on the same core as Windows 10, so you’ll continue with the same experience you’re accustomed to.
Yes, you can use Windows Autopilot for Windows 11 devices.
Windows 10 remains supported until 14 October 2025, as originally announced at its launch. Customers using long-term service releases (LTSC and LTSB) will continue to be supported through those published end of support dates.
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