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Introducing Windows 11

A new Windows experience, bringing you closer to the people and things you love.

Windows 11 start screen

Get a fresh perspective

Windows 11 provides a calm and creative space where you can pursue your passions through a fresh experience. From a rejuvenated Start menu to new ways to connect to your favorite people, news, games, and content—Windows 11 is the place to think, express, and create in a natural way.

Maximize your productivity

Access the apps you need, stay organized, and easily navigate with tools like Snap layouts and multiple desktops.

New ways to connect

Connect instantly to the people you care about right from your desktop with Microsoft Teams. Call or chat for free all day, regardless of what device they’re on.1

Your content, curated by you

With Microsoft Edge and a multitude of Widgets you can choose from, you can quickly stay up to date with the news and information that matters most to you.2 Easily find the apps you need and the shows you love to watch in the new Microsoft Store. 

A PC for each of us

The new Windows is available on the widest array of devices, bringing you the latest innovations in touch, pen, and voice, making it easy to find the best, most affordable device for you.3

Get ready

Windows 11 isn’t here yet—but will be coming later this year. If you’re excited, there are some things you can do in the meantime to get ready.

Shop for a new PC

Need a new PC now? Great! Here are some Windows 10 PCs that can upgrade for free when Windows 11 rolls out.4

Back up your PC

It’s so much easier to transfer to a new PC when you back up your files and photos from your current PC to OneDrive.5

Learn more

1. Hardware such as mic and camera may be required. Internet access required, service fees may apply.

2. Internet access required. Service fees may apply.

3. Certain features require specific hardware, see https://www.microsoft.com/windows/windows-11-specifications..

4. Upgrade rollout plan is being finalized and is scheduled to begin late in 2021 and continue into 2022. Specific timing will vary by device. Certain features require specific hardware, see https://www.microsoft.com/windows/windows-11-specifications..

5. Internet access required. Service fees may apply. Microsoft account (MSA) required for free 5 GB storage; Additional storage available separately at an additional cost or with a Microsoft 365 subscription.