Which Edition is Right for You?
Home Premium, Professional or Ultimate? The Windows® 7 operating system has a range of editions, designed to help businesses of all sizes work more effectively. Use the chart below to compare the features in each Windows 7 edition.
|Discover improved desktop navigation||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Quickly and easily launch programs and find the documents that you use most often||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Get a faster, easier and safer Web experience with the Internet Explorer® 8 Internet browser||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Easily create a home network and connect your PCs to a printer with HomeGroup||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Watch, pause, rewind and record TV on your PC*||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Automatically send your documents to the right printer||Yes||Yes|
|Schedule either a periodic back up or an entire system image||Yes||Yes|
|Run many older Windows XP productivity applications in Windows XP Mode*||Yes||Yes|
|Connect to company networks easily and more securely||Yes||Yes|
|Easily recover your data with automatic back ups||Yes||Yes|
|Encrypt your files and folders to help protect confidential information||Yes||Yes|
|Help protect data on your PC and portable storage devices against loss or theft||Yes|
|Works in one of 35 different languages||Yes|
*Additional hardware may be required.