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Windows 8.1

Windows 8.1 N

Windows 8.1 Pro

Windows 8.1 Pro  N

A beautiful new Start screen with live tiles, plus the familiar desktop and Start button.

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Designed for touch, mouse, and keyboard.

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Great built-in apps like Mail, Calendar, and Photos, with many more available from the Windows Store.

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Built-in cloud storage for easy access to your pictures, files, and settings.

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Includes Internet Explorer 11 for faster, more secure web browsing.

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Keeps you up to date and more secure with Windows Defender, Windows Firewall, and Windows Update.

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Provides enhanced data protection with BitLocker and BitLocker To Go to help keep your information secure.

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Enables you to host a Remote Desktop Connection on your own PC so you can connect to it when you're using a different PC.

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Allows you to join a domain so that you can connect to your corporate or school network.

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