Some features of Microsoft Windows 8 include speedy boot time, a dynamic and innovative desktop, enhanced search function, Windows Live Sync and the Windows to Go feature. Its interactive tiles and full-screen apps are also included.
Windows 8 includes performance tweaks that cause apps to suspend themselves and take up a minimum amount of RAM when they are not actively in use. Visual tweaks include enhancements to the lock screen to include a customizable image, widgets and a clock.
Keyboard shortcuts are enhanced with Windows 8, making navigation easier. The Charms bar, which can be accessed by pressing the Windows key + C, makes it easy to find features, while pressing Ctrl + Tab provides a view of all the apps in one place.