Make the everyday easier

Take your productivity and creativity to the next level with Windows 11

Get the versatility you need, the performance you crave, and the AI‑powered innovation you've always dreamed of.

Easier To Use

Windows 11's clean new design makes it easier to search and find, and new smart features help you get things done fast, fun, and easily.

Easier To Be Productive

For creative endeavors, complex tasks or just your everyday routine, new multitasking tools help you get it done faster, and easier, with Windows 11.

Easier To Stay Safe

Windows 11 is on guard. It works in combination with your hardware to help keep your apps, your identity, your information, and your privacy secure.

Easier To Play

Get the performance and pixels you need to power your passion, with all the apps and accessories you love.

If you are looking for an easier way…

Check out how Windows 11 can make the everyday easier.

Get Started, it’s easy

Windows 11 makes it easy to get going. And if you want the going to get even better, check out the Get Started app to learn tips and personalize settings.

Find what you want. Faster.

With centralized search, you can now search across your computer and the internet right inside the Start menu.

Now's the time for a new PC

Windows 11 has the highest satisfaction rating of any other version of Windows1. These lighter, faster, powerful PCs come with the latest in quality cameras, mics and screens and up‑to‑date protection.

Start fresh without starting over

Feel at home instantly on your new PC. Windows 11 gives you the choice of bringing over the files, apps, and preferences you want with you.2

Rest assured

Banking, buying, selling, planning, and playing—Windows 11 comes with built-in security to help make sure your digital life is protected.

Better answers faster

Windows 11 search is now AI-powered. Get real answers, inspiration, and solutions for your questions, projects, and to‑do list.

A winning way to wind down

Windows 11 comes with great games to keep your brain sharp, spur some creativity, and have some good old fun.

Frequently asked questions

What’s the difference between Windows 10 and Windows 11?
Windows 11 has all the power and security of Windows 10 with a redesigned and refreshed look. It also comes with new tools, sounds, and apps. Every detail has been considered. All of it comes together to bring you a refreshing experience on your PC. Some Windows 10 features are not available in Windows 11, see Windows 11 Specifications.
If your accessories worked with Windows 10 and meet the Windows 11 requirements, they should work with Windows 11. If you want to be sure, please check with your accessory manufacturer.
It's free. But only Windows 10 PCs that are running the most current version of Windows 10 and meet the minimum hardware specifications will be able to upgrade. You can check to see if you have the latest updates for Windows 10 in Settings/Windows Update. Note that in areas where the internet is metered, ISP fees may apply.
The free upgrade offer does not have a specific end date for eligible systems. However, Microsoft reserves the right to eventually end support for the free offer.
No. Windows 11 and Windows 10 require approximately the same amount of disk space. During the upgrade process, however, extra space is required. Windows will clean up this extra disk space about 10 days after the upgrade is complete.

* Screens simulated. Features and app availability may vary by region.
[1] U.S. Microsoft Customer Usage & Satisfaction Program Survey, May 2022.
[2] Windows backup can only bring over files, settings, and apps from PCs running Windows 10 and higher. Restore is available on Windows 11 2022 update.