What's In Windows 10 Home
Windows 10 is the best ever – familiar, easy to use, and packed with great new features for staying organized, having fun, and getting things done. It's the Windows you love – and the Windows you can't wait to get.
Familiar And Better Than Ever
Windows 10 is the familiar feel of Windows – only better. The Start menu is back and better than ever so you can expand and customize it.
With Windows 10 you don't have to replace all your stuff.
Fast and responsive.
Technologies like InstantGo* let you boot up and resume quickly. Your apps and the web run speedy-fast because the system balances the memory and processor resources efficiently.
More protection. Prompt updates.*
Windows Update provides more than just security updates and patches. Now you get prompt updates to help you stay current with the latest Windows experience.
*Internet connection required. ISP fees may apply.
The Most Personal And Natural Experience
Cortana is your truly personal digital assistant who learns about you over time, and works across all your Windows 10 devices to help you get things done.*
*Cortana available in select global markets at launch. Cortana experience may vary by region and device.
Voice, pen and gesture*
More natural ways of interacting so you can choose what's best for you.
Start and Live tiles
At-a-glance view of everything that matters most.
You know Windows, now Windows knows you.
*Windows Hello requires specialized hardware, including fingerprint reader, illuminated IR sensor or other biometric sensors.
Work Across All Of Your Devices
Gaming & Xbox
Enjoy the biggest Xbox franchises, get the best of Xbox Live*, and use the Xbox app to connect to your Xbox community, achievements, and game collection – all on your Windows 10 device.
*Broadband internet required for some features (ISP fees apply). Xbox Live features only available with supported games in Xbox Live-supported countries, see xbox.com/live/countries.
Windows 10 comes with 15 GB of free OneDrive storage. Keep your photos, files and docs in one place – you can reach your stuff anytime, from anywhere and from any device whether it's Windows or not.
*Internet connection required. ISP fees may apply.
With Continuum, apps and content will display beautifully in all modes, on all devices, even as you transition from one to another.*
*App experiences may vary.
First party apps
Windows 10 comes with great built-in apps too, like Maps, Photos, Mail & Calendar, Music, Video, People, and Messaging.
Be More Productive
Microsoft Edge is the all-new browser built to give you a better web experience, one that's made for easy reading, personal search recommendations, and effortless browsing.
Snap up to four apps on the screen and create new desktops for more space.
*The number of applications that can be snapped will depend upon the minimum resolution for the application.
The world's greatest productivity suite, on the world's most productive operating system.
Store and Apps
Visit the new Windows Store, your one-stop shop for great games, apps, music, and video.
*ISP fees may apply.
Explore Apps In The New Windows Store
Windows gives you access to the Windows Store, where you can check out customer favorites, browse apps collections, and get personalized recommendations.
Home vs Pro Feature Comparison
All-new browser that makes the web work the way you do.
|Multiple Desktops and Snap1
Create multiple desktops and snap up to four apps on one screen.
Enjoy free online storage for your photos and files.
|Join a Domain or Azure Active Directory
Easily connect to your business or school network.
Help protect your data with enhanced encryption and security management
Sign in and use your Pro PC while at home or on the road.
Create and run virtual machines.
|Business Store and Private Catalog
Access your company's apps through your own section in the Windows Store.
- The number of applications that can be snapped will depend upon the minimum resolution for the application.
- Bitlocker requires Trusted Platform Module (TPM) 1.2, 2.0 or a USB flash drive.
- Client Hyper-V requires a 64 bit system with second-level access translation (SLAT) capabilities and additional 2GB of RAM.
Required Processor: 1 GHz Processor or faster
Required Memory: 1 GB RAM for 32 bit; 2GB RAM for 64 bit
Required Hard Disk Space: Up to 20 GB available hard disk space
Required Video Card: 800 x 600 screen resolution or higher w/ DirectX® 9 graphics processor with WDDM driver
Required Connectivity: Internet Access (fees may apply)
Other System Requirements:
Microsoft account required for some features
Watching DVDs requires separate DVD Drive and playback software
You must accept the enclosed License Terms, also at microsoft.com/useterms
Additional System Requirements:
This is a full version of Windows 10 Home; we recommend you back up your files before installing.
If you're running Windows 7 SP1 or 8.1 Update, visit windows.com/windows10upgrade for a limited time free upgrade to Windows 10; your files will easily transfer.
Windows Media Center is not available in Windows 10.
Apps and features may vary by market.
Updates are automatically enabled during support period; additional requirements will apply over time.
Some features such as touch may require a new device.
To check for compatibility, support period, and other important installation information, visit your device manufacturer's website and windows.com/windows10specs.
Online Activation Required • Single License • 64-bit version on DVD Disc
|Product Name||Windows 10 Home|
|Software Type||Operating System|
|Processors Supported||2 physical CPU|
|CPU Cores Supported||256 CPU Cores|
|CPU Threads Supported||N/A|
|Physical Memory Limits||128GB|
|Processor||1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster processor or SoC|
|Hard Drive Space||20GB|
|Graphics card||DirectX 9 or later with WDDM 1.0 driver|
|Number of License(s)||1 PC (Single License)|
|Number of Users||N/A|
|Activation||Online Activation required|