March 20, 2017 10:00 am

Ten Windows 10 PCs that unlock Windows Hello

By / Junior Editor, Windows Blog

Today, we’re rounding up ten Windows 10 PCs from our partners across a variety of price points and form factors that unlock Windows Hello*.

Windows 10 brings you built-in protection. That means more security features, safer authentication and ongoing updates delivered to you for the supported lifetime of your device, all at no extra cost. One of Windows 10’s built-in security features is Windows Hello, designed to eliminate the use of passwords.

Windows 10 Tip: How to set up multiple profiles with Windows Hello

Windows Hello is multi-factor authentication that works natively with a PIN, integrated biometric sensor or an accessory. You can simply sign in with a look, touch or your PIN number – in less than two seconds** – and get enterprise-grade security without having to type in a password

With this great feature, we thought it would be helpful to round up a list of Windows 10 PCs from our partners that unlock Windows Hello with built-in facial recognition cameras or fingerprint readers. The devices we’re highlighting range across form factors and price points, and are all available in a variety of markets to purchase today.

Let’s jump right into the devices:

These devices use facial recognition with the built-in camera to log you in with Windows Hello:

Acer Switch Alpha 12 – $599

Acer Switch Alpha 12

Dell Inspiron 13 5000 2-in-1 – $499

ASUS Transformer Mini T102HA

Dell XPS 13 9365 2-in-1 – $999

HP ENVY Curve AIO 34 – $1,499

HP ENVY Curve AIO 34

HP Spectre x360 – $749.99

These Windows 10 devices let you sign in with a swipe using the built-in fingerprint reader:

ASUS Transformer Mini T102HA – $349

ASUS Transformer Mini T102HA

ASUS ZenBook Flip UX360 – $499

Lenovo Miix 720 – $999.99

Lenovo Miix 720

Samsung Notebook 9 – $999

Samsung Notebook 9

Lenovo Yoga 910 – $1,999

Once you’ve picked up your new Windows 10 PC, you can learn how to get started with Windows Hello in our Windows 10 Tip all about setting up Windows Hello. You can also learn how to set up multiple profiles with Windows Hello on one device. The multiple profiles feature is great for families who share a device. To see a full list of even more Windows 10 PCs built for Windows Hello, visit this link.

*Windows Hello biometrics sign-in requires specialized hardware including a Windows Hello capable device, fingerprint reader, illuminated IR sensor or other biometric sensors.

**Based on average time comparison between typing a password respectively, detecting a face or fingerprint to authentication success.

Updated March 20, 2017 10:31 am