Windows 8
Windows 8
Top 52%1,890 points
Top 52%
Key features and highlights

Windows 8 review: 17 facts and highlights

1. Is a multi-user system

Windows 8
23% have it

2. The browser has word wrap

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
Windows 8
31% have it

3. Supports widgets

You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.
Windows 8
63% have it

4. You can take a screenshot of your phone's screen

Windows 8
88% have it

5. can be updated over-the-air

It can be updated over the air (OTA) w/o connecting to a computer
Windows 8
94% have it

6. Supports video chat

Windows 8
63% have it

7. can be used as a WiFi hot spot

With a large enough data plan, you could cancel your home internet and use the device as a hotspot.
Windows 8
73% have it

8. Has customizable notifications

You can easily manage notifications by adjusting your preferences, and you can also turn them off completely for specific apps.
Windows 8
47% have it

9. has a child lock

A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
Windows 8
59% have it

10. has free navigation software

Free navigation software with free map data and updates included, no need to buy an dedicated navigation device.
Windows 8
83% have it

11. Helps tracking the current position of a mobile device

Windows 8
70% have it

12. Copy and paste features in web browser

Windows 8
91% have it

13. Supports bookmarks sync across different devices

Windows 8
52% have it

14. has free syncing OTA

All your contacts and calendar dates are synced over-the-air.
Windows 8
84% have it

15. has a search browser

With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.
Windows 8
99% have it

16. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Windows 8
42% have it

17. has voice commands

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
Windows 8
78% have it

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