Windows 10 Home on USB Works Quickly on PCs;
With or Without Blu-Ray, DVD or CD-ROM Drives!
With Windows 10 home, you'll always have the latest features and security. Experience faster start ups, a familiar yet expanded start menu, and great new ways to get to done.
Depending on how you got your copy of Windows 10, you'll need either a 25 character product key or a digital license to activate it.
A digital license (called a digital entitlement in Windows 10, Version 1511) is a method of activation in Windows 10 that doesn't require you to enter a product key. Without one of these, you won't be able to activate your device.
- Windows 10 delivers comprehensive protection including antivirus, firewall, Internet protection, and more
- PC Gaming is better and more social than ever on Windows 10, with games in 4K, game mode, and mixer game broadcasting
- 3D in Windows 10 gives everyone the ability to produce 3D objects with speed and ease
- Windows mixed reality provides the thrill of vr Plus phenomenal sense of presence
- Windows Hello is the password free sign in that gives you the fastest, most secure way to unlock your Windows devices
Familiar And Better Than Ever
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.
Windows 10 is your partner in making things happen. Get fast start-ups, a familiar yet expanded Start menu, and great new ways to get stuff done even across multiple devices. You'll also love the innovative features like an all-new browser built for online action, plus Cortana, the personal digital assistant who helps you across your day!
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; your programs or your apps.
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 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 Windows Games, Apps, Music, and Videos.
*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.
Windows Retail Licence; Not Just An OEM License
Unlike Windows OEM Licenses which cannot be transferred from one Computer to another, this Windows Retail License can be moved to another computer in the future.
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 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
Additional System Requirements:
This is a full version of Windows 10; we recommend you back up your files before installing.
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.