With the brand-new Windows, you get the best of work and play. Windows 8.1 Pro consists of everything in Windows 8.1, plus improved features that assist you quickly connect to business networks, handle your devices, access one PC from another, secure your data, and more.
Windows 8.1 provides you the power to rapidly browse, see motion pictures, play video games, polish your resume, and pull together a killer presentation-- all on a single PC. Now you can arrange up to three apps on your screen at once in a single view.
Personalize your Start screen with your preferred news, buddies, social media networks, and apps. Adjustable colors and backgrounds and four different sizes of tiles make your gadget as unique as you are.
In addition to excellent built-in apps for email, individuals, images and video editing-- you can also download thousands of popular apps from the Windows Store, consisting of Netflix, ESPN, Skype and Halo: Spartan Assault.
Stay up to this day and more protected with Windows Defender, Windows Firewall, and Windows Update.
Windows 8.1 launches much faster, switches between apps much faster, and utilizes power more efficiently than previous versions of Windows, consisting of Windows 7.
From the Start screen, you are simply a click far from the familiar Windows desktop you know so you can do the things you've always done.
It's easy to do more at once. Snap several apps side by side in a single view for easy multitasking.
Windows 8.1 works harmoniously with various kinds of devices, consisting of touch, mouse-and-keyboard, or both. Whatever kind of gadget you have, you'll discover fast and fluid methods to change between apps, move things around, and go smoothly from one place to another.
Stay connected to your images and crucial files and access them on your phone, tablet or PC with SkyDrive. By checking in with your Microsoft account to any of your PCs running Windows 8.1 and you'll immediately see your very own background, show choices, and settings.
If your PC is running Windows 7, your files, apps and settings will quickly move to Windows 8.1 Pro.
Programs that work on Windows 7 will work on Windows 8.1 Pro.
Experience Office at its best on Windows 8 devices. Discover brand-new and better methods to create, modify, and browse-- using a keyboard, pen, or touchscreen. Do not forget: Office is not part of Windows 8.Some features need Windows 8.1. Update readily available through Windows store for Windows 8 users. Google access required; fees may use. Do not forget, Office isn't included in Windows 8.
The New Windows
|Windows 8.1||Windows 8.1 Pro||Pro Pack|
|Your PC is presently running:||Windows 7, Windows 8||Windows 7, Windows 8||Windows 8, Windows 8.1|
|Great Apps developed in such as Mail, Calendar, Messaging, Photos, and SkyDrive with lots of more readily available at Windows Store.||âœ”||âœ”||âœ”|
|Includes Internet Explorer 11 for quick, instinctive, touch-friendly browsing.||âœ”||âœ”||âœ”|
|Keeps you updated and more protected with Windows Defender, Windows Firewall, and Windows Update.||âœ”||âœ”||âœ”|
|Works with brand-new and existing Windows desktop software consisting of the complete Microsoft Office experience (Outlook, SharePoint Designer and more). *||âœ”||âœ”||âœ”|
|Comes with Windows Media Player||âœ”||âœ”||âœ”|
|Provides improved data defense using BitLocker technology to assist keep your information protected. **||âœ”||âœ”|
|Enables you to connect to your PC when you're on the choose Remote Desktop Connection.||âœ”||âœ”|
|Connects to you corporate or school network with Domain Join.||âœ”||âœ”|
|Watch and record live TELEVISION with Windows Media Center. ***||âœ”|
* Refers to programs developed for mouse and keyboard that run in the timeless Windows desktop environment.
** Data is safeguarded on Windows 8 PCs and detachable drives using BitLocker and BitLocker to Go.
*** Requires a TELEVISION tuner.