What apps should I get for Windows 10?
You purchased a new Windows 10 PC, set it up, and you're now looking for some great apps to get you started. Whether they're for productivity or entertainment, the Windows Store has all the apps you need. Here are the best apps for your new Windows 10 PC.
Netflix, otherwise known as a cord cutter's dream, has been turning out some pretty incredible original series' lately on top of their enormous collection of beloved movies and hit TV shows. With the intuitive Windows 10 app, you get easy access to the entire lineup without opening a web browser.
Haven't yet pulled the trigger on a Netflix subscription? It's never too late! Plans range from $7.99 up to $11.99 per month.
Adobe Photoshop Express
While the full version of Adobe Photoshop Elements is a powerful editing tool, many people don't need quite as many features for their purpose. Photoshop Express is the answer.
Your basic tools, like crop, flip, rotate, and straighten are here, and you can adjust brightness, contrast, exposure, and more. This is a perfect, lightweight photo editor for casual users that won't bog down your system.
Need more power? Check out Adobe Photoshop Elements 15.
Wunderlist provides you with a clean, simple interface to collect all your to-dos, reminders, and dates. Thanks to its versatility, you can use it for simple things like a shopping list, or you can use it to plot out a project's scope.
Add reminders, notes, images, and documents to list items, and even use Cortana for easy list management. If you suffer from disorganization, Wunderlist will be your favorite new app.
Extra security is becoming ever more important, and one step toward this is creating strong, unique passwords. The problem is, it's difficult to remember all your passwords without a password manager.
Enpass has a Universal Windows Platform (UWP) app, is compatible with Windows Hello, and has an Edge extension. Your data is stored locally, further improving security, and it has all the features you love, including a password generator, auto-fill passwords, time-based one-time passwords, cloud sync, folder support, and a secure web browser.
Office 365 is a subscription-based model that delivers all of your favorite Office tools, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. Choose from personal, home, and business suites depending on user requirements, and choose from a yearly or monthly subscription rate.
One of the best parts of an Office 365 subscription is access to 1TB of OneDrive storage. If you're already looking at picking up cloud storage, cash in on this great deal and basically get the Office suite for free.
Now that you have a fancy new Windows 10 PC, you no doubt want to keep up with all the latest Window news. What better place than Windows Central? Our app is incredibly easy to navigate, with separate tabs for phone, Surface, Xbox, apps, and more.
Visit the Windows Central forums with a single click, jump over to our collection of videos, and even delve into all our podcasts. This is the app for all fans of Windows.
Who doesn't love Amazon? Find pretty much everything you ever need, easily compare prices, and make wishlists to help with organization. The Windows 10 app has everything you love in an easy-to-navigate package. This app works with every Amazon site from around the world.
Love fast, free shipping and a bunch of other extras that make shopping even easier? Don't forget to sign up for Amazon Prime!
Chances are you're already a Facebook user, so why not make your experience as streamlined as possible? This app includes tons of features you love without the need for a web browser. Receive notifications right on your desktop, and easily upload pictures you want to share with your friends.
Your favorite apps
What are the apps that you always immediately download and install on a new Windows 10 PC? Tell us in the comments section below!