Compare Windows 11 Home vs. Pro
There's a version of Windows that's right for everyone. Here's how to decide which is best for you.
Advanced protections to defend against today's cyberthreats. Built-in, routinely updated, and at no extra cost to you.1 That's Windows Security.
If your device is lost or stolen, BitLocker puts everything on lockdown, so no one else can access your systems or data.2
If you turn on device encryption, only authorized individuals will be able to access your device and data.3
Keep track of your devices—even your digital pen!
Your Windows device comes with built-in security features to help safeguard against viruses, malware, and ransomware.
App & Browser control in Windows Security helps protect your device from potentially dangerous apps, files, websites, and downloads.
Manage screen time, limit access to mature content, and control online purchases when you connect your family's Microsoft accounts.
Helps prevent malicious software applications and unauthorized operating systems from loading during the system start-up process.
Helps protect enterprise apps and data against accidental data leaks on enterprise-owned devices and personal devices that employees bring to work.5
View and manage the security and health of your device.
Business Management and Deployment
Enterprise-grade encryption. Cloud management that enables work from anywhere. It's just what businesses need, and success demands
Windows 11 Pro devices run different applications depending on the user and keep individual identities separate and secured.
Take a new PC out of the box, turn it on, and transform it into a productive organization device, with minimal time and effort.
Available to any organization with an Azure AD Premium or Enterprise Mobility + Security (EMS) license, Enterprise State Roaming provides users with a unified experience across their Windows devices and reduces the time needed for configuring a new device.6
Manage PCs, user accounts, and groups, and get easy access to files and printers when you pair Windows 11 Pro with Windows Server.*
Configure a device locally on the device or remotely using Mobile Device Management.
Mobile Device Management (MDM) provides an alternative to traditional PC management processes so you can transition to cloud-based management at your own pace.8
Domain Join + Group Policy: IT staff can easily manage PCs, user accounts and groups, security policies, and can get easy access to files and printers when pairing Windows 11 Pro with Windows Server.*
Employees can use a single login across Windows 11, Microsoft 365**, and other Microsoft services, making logons and passwords easier to manage.
Helps reduce management costs, provides control over update deployments, enables efficient delivery of updates, and provides access to the latest innovations.