Compare Windows 10 vs Windows 8

See this comparison of Windows 10 vs. Windows 8 based on data from user reviews. Windows 10 rates 4.2/5 stars with 316 reviews. Windows 8 rates 3.2/5 stars with 115 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Meets RequirementsSee More
Meets RequirementsSee More
8.9
(Based on 289 reviews)
7.6
(Based on 99 reviews)
Ease of UseSee More
Ease of UseSee More
8.7
(Based on 290 reviews)
6.6
(Based on 101 reviews)
Ease of SetupSee More
Ease of SetupSee More
8.5
(Based on 83 reviews)
7.6
(Based on 36 reviews)
Ease of AdminSee More
Ease of AdminSee More
8.3
(Based on 81 reviews)
6.6
(Based on 34 reviews)
Quality of SupportSee More
Quality of SupportSee More
7.9
(Based on 235 reviews)
7.2
(Based on 80 reviews)
Ease of Doing Business WithSee More
Ease of Doing Business WithSee More
8.0
(Based on 72 reviews)
6.6
(Based on 25 reviews)
Product Direction (% positive)See More
Product Direction (% positive)See More
8.5
(Based on 289 reviews)
5.8
(Based on 106 reviews)
Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
37.1%
33.7%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
29.2%
40.6%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
33.7%
25.7%
 
Information Technology and Services
12.0%
Information Technology and Services
20.8%
 
Higher Education
9.9%
Computer Software
10.0%
 
Computer Software
7.5%
Higher Education
5.0%
 
Education Management
4.0%
Education Management
4.2%
 
Internet
3.2%
Internet
4.2%
 
Other
63.5%
Other
55.8%
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 Crowd User in Environmental Services

Although Windows 10 is the successor of Windows 8, it is much more like Windows 7. This is a good thing. Windows 8 was riddled with horrible user interface and confusing or non-intuitive interactions with the new Start menu and controls which were obviously...

Richard G.
User

It is a very pleasant operating system to use, Its easy to install, plus its integration with social networks One of the features I love most of this system is that it allows you to receive notifications automatically and participate in social networks such...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 Crowd User in Higher Education

Contana always pocking out with suggestions and repeated games suggestions

G2 Crowd User in Computer Software

This OS is Windows ME all over again, unless you have a touch screen computer, this OS is clunky and not meant for use.

 
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