Bring all the aspects of your life together-- create, play, find, connect, and work.
Windows 8.1 provides you the power to quickly search, watch movies, play games, polish your resume, and pull together a killer presentation-- all on a single COMPUTER. Now you can arrange approximately 3 apps on your screen simultaneously in a single view.
Personalize your Start screen with your preferred news, buddies, social media networks, and apps. Customizable colors and backgrounds and 4 different sizes of tiles make your device as unique as you are.
In addition to great built-in apps for e-mail, individuals, photos and video modifying-- you can likewise download countless popular apps from the Windows Shop, including Netflix, ESPN, Skype and Halo: Spartan Assault.
Stay up to date and more safe and secure with Windows Protector, Windows Firewall software, and Windows Update.
Windows 8.1 launches quicker, changes in between apps quicker, and makes use of power more successfully than previous variations of Windows, including Windows 7.
From the Start screen, you are simply a click away from the familiar Windows desktop you understand so you can do the stuff you have actually constantly done.
It's easy to do more simultaneously. Snap multiple apps side by side in a single view for easy multitasking.
Windows 8.1 works harmoniously with various kinds of gadgets, including touch, mouse-and-keyboard, or both. Whatever type of device you have, you'll find fast and fluid methods to change in between apps, move things around, and go efficiently from one place to another.
Stay linked to your photos and essential files and access them on your phone, tablet or COMPUTER with SkyDrive. By signing in with your Microsoft account to any of your Computers running Windows 8.1 and you'll instantly see your very own background, show choices, and settings.
If your COMPUTER is running Windows 7, your files, apps and settings will quickly transfer to Windows 8.1.
Programs that run on Windows 7 will certainly run on Windows 8.1.
Experience Workplace at its finest on Windows 8 gadgets. Discover brand-new and better methods to create, modify, and search-- utilizing a keyboard, pen, or touchscreen. Remember: Workplace is not part of Windows 8.Some functions require Windows 8.1. Update offered through Windows store for Windows 8 users. Internet access needed; charges may apply. Remember, Workplace isn't really included in Windows 8.
The New Windows
|Windows 8.1||Windows 8.1 Pro||Pro Pack|
|Your COMPUTER is currently running:||Windows 7, Windows 8||Windows 7, Windows 8||Windows 8, Windows 8.1|
|Excellent Apps built in such as Mail, Calendar, Messaging, Photos, and SkyDrive with a lot more offered at Windows Shop.||âœ”||âœ”||âœ”|
|Includes Internet Explorer 11 for fast, intuitive, touch-friendly browsing.||âœ”||âœ”||âœ”|
|Keeps you updated and more safe and secure with Windows Protector, Windows Firewall software, and Windows Update.||âœ”||âœ”||âœ”|
|Functions with brand-new and existing Windows desktop software application including the full Microsoft Workplace experience (Outlook, SharePoint Designer and more). *||âœ”||âœ”||âœ”|
|Includes Windows Media Player||âœ”||âœ”||âœ”|
|Offers boosted data security utilizing BitLocker technology to help keep your information safe and secure. **||âœ”||âœ”|
|Enables you to connect to your COMPUTER when you're on the go with Remote Desktop Connection.||âœ”||âœ”|
|Links to you corporate or school network with Domain Join.||âœ”||âœ”|
|Watch and record live TV with Windows Media Center. ***||âœ”|
* Refers to programs developed for mouse and keyboard that run in the classic Windows desktop environment.
** Information is protected on Windows 8 Computers and detachable drives utilizing BitLocker and BitLocker to Go.
*** Requires a TELEVISION tuner.