The new operating system Windows 10 Home offers both advanced users and newcomers in the, as the name suggests, "home range" optimal computer support. Like every "Home" version of Microsoft so far, the Windows 10 Home operating system also shines with a very user-friendly new interface. In addition, Microsoft Windows 10 Home adapts to the device used and its properties, depending on the platform. The system requirements for the Windows 10 Home operating system are the same as for the two previous versions Windows 7 and 8.1. For this reason, slightly older computers can also cope with Windows 10 Home without any problems.
New features in the Windows 10 Home operating system
In addition to optical changes, the Windows 10 Home operating system also brings new features with it:
- Cortana: Language assistant for operating the system
- Microsoft Edge: new Internet browser, replaces the previous Internet Explorer
- Face and fingerprint recognition (if appropriate devices are available)
- Continuum: Tablet - Mode for Touch - Devices
- Windows Holographic: Application platform for the corresponding HoloLens data glasses (extended reality)
Programs and Games
The usual programs for calendar, mail, music, videos and photos are also included in the Windows 10 Home operating system. Another innovation that Microsoft Windows 10 Home brings with it is the new DirectX 12, which provides even better graphic support for games. In addition, the new function of being able to play or stream games from Xbox One on the computer in the home network also receives its required performance boost.
New features in Windows 10 Home operating system
The familiar start menu was revised in Microsoft Windows 10 Home and now also offers a tile area that can be equipped with individual functions. The desktop in the new Windows 10 Home operating system also has the new function of being able to use several virtual desktops for different areas. The Windows Store was standardized for all versions during the conversion to Microsoft Windows 10 Home.
Security and privacy
In terms of security, the Windows 10 Home operating system supports the FIDO Alliance's 2.0 Internet Authentication Standard. In the course of this, the biometric user authentication "Microsoft Hello" was also introduced, which enables logging in without a password. Users of the Windows 10 Home operating system have a greater freedom of choice when it comes to data protection than with previous versions. In the system settings, all connections to Microsoft, which transmit data, for example, in the form of feedbacks, can be defined personally and with individual setting points to the respective areas.
Optimum support through Microsoft Windows 10 Home
According to Microsoft, no more Windows versions will be released in the future. Instead, Windows should only be used as a service. This means that Windows 10 Home buyers should not only receive updates in the form of bug fixes and bug fixes, but also new features that were not available at the time of purchase.
Hint: Please note that you cannot upgrade to Windows 10 Pro with this version of Windows 10 Home!
Supported operating system
Processor or SoC with at least 1 GHz
1 GB for 32-bit or 2 GB for 64-bit
hard disk space
16 GB for 32-bit operating system or 20 GB for 64-bit operating system
DirectX 9 or higher with WDDM 1.0 driver
Scope of delivery:
Microsoft Windows 10 Home, ESD, 32/64bit, Multilanguage
- Original license key for telephone/online activation of Microsoft Windows 10 Home.
- Verified high-speed download link to get the software fast & secure, alternatively it can be downloaded directly from Microsoft.
- Invoice with declared VAT
- Instructions for easy installation.
Note: This offer does not include a product key sticker (COA label). This offer is aimed at private individuals as well as companies, business customers, public authorities, organisations, schools, communities and churches.