Windows 365

Teams media optimization for macOS clients accessing virtual desktops hosted in Azure Virtual Desktop and Windows 365 is generally available.

Windows 365 point-in-time restore points, in preview, provide automated snapshots of a hosted Cloud PC to aid with recovery in the event of data loss, corruption, malware, or ransomware.

Azure Virtual Desktop and Windows 365 Enterprise are services offered by Microsoft to provide hosted remote desktops for organizations, with significantly different use cases, complexity of configuration and management, and models for assessing costs.

Windows 365 offers Microsoft-hosted Windows 10 and Windows 11 virtual desktops that are used and managed similarly to traditional Windows PCs
Chart summarizes significant differences between Windows 365 Enterprise and Azure Virtual Desktop.

Chart summarizes significant differences between Windows 365 Enterprise and Azure Virtual Desktop.

Windows 365 is a new service that provides persistent Microsoft-hosted Windows 10 desktops, licensed and dedicated to specific users, but the service does not replace enterprise VDI solutions like Azure Virtual Desktop.

Windows 365 Cloud PC will offer Microsoft-hosted Windows 10 virtual desktops with fixed Per-User pricing and less management overhead than Azure Virtual Desktop.