Apps for Windows

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Modern Combat 5 Blackout icon
Fast-paced missions with intense challenges from Tokyo to Venice.
TED icon
Mavericks. Geniuses. Legends. See their talks on TED’s official app.
Previte icon
Rally your friends and lock down group plans.
Guardians of the Galaxy: TUW icon
Join Star-Lord, Rocket, Groot, Gamora and Drax in an all-new adventure.
Left in the Dark No One on Board icon
A hidden-object puzzle-adventure game with a mysterious ambiance.
PBS KIDS Video icon
  • More than 1,000 videos from over a dozen top series.

Download high-quality maps. Offline mode.
Adobe Inspire icon
  • Adobe Inspire Magazine showcases amazing work by all types of artists.

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The Windows Store has apps for just about everything you do. Watch a short video about the amazing variety of apps available to you, or search for a particular app.

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Facebook icon
The official app. Stay in touch, get updates, and chat.
Halo: Spartan Assault icon
A new touch-based shooter exclusively for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8.
Urbanspoon icon
Find restaurants in your city, now with integrated Bing smart search.
Netflix icon
  • The world's leading subscription service for watching TV and movies.

TripAdvisor icon
  • Browse reviews and find deals on airfare, hotels, and restaurants.

Amazon icon
  • Buy, search, compare, read reviews, and share with an elegant interface. Personal Finance icon
Popular app that makes it easy to track and manage your money.
Adobe Photoshop Express icon
Fun, fast, on-the-go photo editing. Perfect for touch.

More apps are in the Windows Store. App availability may vary by region. Apps for Windows 8 will also work on Windows 8.1.

Built-in apps

Right out of the box, Windows 8.1 comes with apps to do all the basics and a lot more. There are apps to stay in touch, save your files to the cloud, and keep track of your photos and videos in new and easy ways.

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