Overview
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Overview
Features
Plans & Pricing
 
 

Microsoft 365 Business and Microsoft 365 Enterprise E3 and E5 provide you and your staff with Office 365, Windows 10, Enterprise Mobility + Security, and more in a single subscription.

  • Business productivity and collaboration tools
    • Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, Publisher, and Access
    • Exchange, OneDrive, Skype for Business, Microsoft Teams, SharePoint
    • Business apps from Office, such as Bookings and Outlook Customer Manager
  • Enterprise-grade device management and security capabilities
    • App protection for Office mobile apps
    • Device management for Windows 10 PCs
    • Consistent security configuration across devices
    • Protection of company data across devices
    • Windows Defender
  • Simplified device deployment and user setup
    • Single admin console to set up and manage users and devices
    • Automatic installation of Office apps on Windows 10 PCs
    • Always up-to-date Office and Windows 10
    • Streamlined deployment of PCs with Windows AutoPilot

Microsoft 365 Enterprise F1 is a special plan that includes a subset of Microsoft 365 features for "firstline workers." Microsoft defines a firstline worker as the first point of contact between a company and the outside world.

See the Features tab for subscription information.

Benefits for Organizations

  • Achieve more by better connecting employees, partners, and constituents.
  • Get work done from anywhere, on any device.
  • Protect your company data across devices with always-on security.
  • Simplify the setup and management of employee devices and services with a single IT console.

System Requirements

See the Windows 10 Specifications & System Requirements.

For subscriptions that include Office desktop applications, see Microsoft's System requirements for Office page. The requirements are listed under "Office 365 plans for business, education, and government."

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Editions Comparison
M365 Business M365 F1 M365 E31 M365 E51
Max Users   300 Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited
Windows Edition Windows 10 Pro with Windows 10 Business add-on X      
Windows 10 Enterprise X X X X
Office Applications Word, Excel, PowerPoint X X X X
OneNote, Access     X X
Email and Calendar Outlook, Exchange X X3 X X
Chat-based Workspace Microsoft Teams X X X X
Voice, Video, and  Meetings Skype for Business X X4 X X
Audio Conferencing, Phone System       X
Social and Internet SharePoint and Yammer X X5 X X
Threat Protection Windows Defender Antivirus X X X X
Microsoft Advanced Threat Analytics, Device Guard6   X X X
Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection, Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection, O365 Threat Intelligence       X
Identity and Access Management Azure Active Directory Plan 1, Windows Hello, Credential Guard and DirectAccess6   X X X
Azure Active Directory Plan 2   X
Device and App Management Single Console to Manage User and Device Settings X      
Windows AutoPilot X X X X
Microsoft Intune   X X X
Fine Tuned User Experience, and Windows Analytics Device Health   X X X
Information Protection Windows Information Protection and BitLocker   X X X
Office 365 Data Loss Prevention, Azure Information Protection Plan 1   X X
Azure Information Protection Plan 2, Microsoft Cloud App Security, O365 Cloud App Security   X
Advanced Compliance Advanced eDiscovery, Customer Lockbox, Advanced Data Governance   X
Analytics Delve   X X
Power BI Pro, MyAnalytics   X

1Productivity Server Rights — SharePoint, Exchange, and Skype for Business productivity server rights for M365 E3 and E5 customers.
Office Professional Plus — M365 E3 and E5 customers will receive one copy of Office Professional Plus for each.

2Office Web Apps only. No core commercial Office Mobile Apps (does not include Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote). Includes Microsoft StaffHub.

32-GB inbox. No commercial Outlook app or integration. No voicemail.

4Meetings are join only. 1:1 audio/video calls are supported. No desktop or app sharing.

5Cannot be site administrators. No site mailbox. No personal site. Cannot create form.

6Not available on Windows 10 Enterprise E3 in S mode.


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