You are the password

You are the password

Windows Hello: Discover facial recognition on Windows 10

Windows Hello logs you into your Windows devices 3x faster than a password.1 Use your camera to recognize your face or try your fingerprint reader3 – either way Windows Hello recognizes you instantly. You can always keep your PIN as a backup.

Sign in your way

Enable Windows Hello to switch on sign-in with your face or fingerprint. Login to your laptop, tablet, device, app or even websites faster and more securely. You can even make in-app purchases.



1 Based on average time comparison between typing a password and detecting a face or fingerprint for authentication.
2 Available for selected companion devices and selected Windows 10 editions. Might require PC and companion devices to be joined in Azure Active Directory or Active Directory and paired via Bluetooth.
3 Windows Hello requires specialized hardware including a Windows Hello capable device, fingerprint reader, illuminated IR sensor or other biometric sensors and capable devices.