Features of Windows 8
From the Start screen to the desktop and everything in between.
Everything you want, right from the Start
Put all your favorite apps, sites, and people on the Start screen, get live updates at a glance, and get to anything with a tap or a click.
Works the way you do
It’s easy to do more than one thing at once. Run multiple apps at the same time, and snap two apps side-by-side.
Open the Windows Store right from your Start screen to browse and download apps for cooking, photos, sports, news, and a lot more—many of them free.
Your files, always with you
Save your files to SkyDrive, and get to them on your phone, tablet, or PC.
Tablets. Convertibles. All‑in‑ones.
Windows 8 tablets and PCs are fast, sleek, built for touch, and ready for action.
Breathe new life into your PC
Upgrade your current PC now to boost performance and battery life. Windows 7 files, apps, and settings will easily transfer to Windows 8.