Windows 8

get great apps and moreWith a Windows Store Gift Card, you can buy and download thousands of apps, games and more to your Windows Phone, PC, tablet
and Xbox.

Make your Start screen your personalised home with news, weather, social networks and your favourite apps. Customisable colours and backgrounds and four different sizes of tiles make your device as unique as you are.

Download thousands of popular apps from the Windows Store, including Netflix, Skype and Angry Birds. Apps for email and photo and video editing are included.

From the Start screen, you are just a click away from the familiar Windows desktop you know and love so you can do the stuff you've always done.**

Stay connected to your photos and important files and access them on your phone, tablet or PC with SkyDrive.


It's easy to do more at once. Snap multiple apps side by side in a single view for easy multitasking.*

Internet Explorer 11 comes with added security features to keep your web browsing experience safe, secure and private.

Find Windows 8 on a huge selection of stylish and portable devices with impressive battery life, more security and faster startup. Choose from tablets, PCs, convertibles and more.

How does each version compare? Windows offers a beautiful, fast, and fluid interface that you can personalise with the people, apps, and sites you care about most.

  Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Pro
Great apps built-in such as Mail, Calendar, Messaging, Photos, and SkyDrive, with many more available at Windows Store.
Includes Internet Explorer 11 for fast, intuitive,
touch-friendly browsing.
Keeps you up-to-date and more secure with Windows Defender, Windows Firewall, and Windows Update.
Works with new and existing Windows desktop software, including the full Microsoft Office experience (Outlook, SharePoint Designer and more).*
Comes with Windows Media Player.
Provides enhanced data protection using BitLocker technology to help keep your information secure.**
Enables you to connect to your PC when you're on the go with Remote Desktop Connection.
Connects to your corporate or school network with Domain Join.