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The difference between Microsoft Copilot in Bing and Microsoft 365 Copilot

Microsoft Copilot in Bing and Microsoft 365 Copilot are two distinct AI tools developed for different purposes. Both versions leverage advanced language models (LLM) capable of understanding natural language and generating relevant responses. However, while Microsoft Copilot in Bing enhances the search experience by providing interactive and summarized answers to search queries, Microsoft 365 Copilot focuses on boosting productivity within the Microsoft platform. In this article, we explain the differences between these tools.
6/10/24 9:52 AM Josefin Holmberg

Bing Chat Enterprise rebranded to Microsoft Copilot

In November 2023, Microsoft rebranded its chatbot Bing Chat Enterprise, renaming it Microsoft Copilot. Like ChatGPT, Copilot is developed using OpenAI's GPT models and offers many similar use cases for users.


Understanding the difference between Microsoft Copilot in Bing and Microsoft 365 Copilot

There can be some confusion when discussing the different bots in Microsoft's AI portfolio. Both Microsoft Copilot in Bing and Microsoft 365 Copilot enhance user experience and productivity in various ways, but there are clear differences between the tools. By understanding the specific strengths and use cases for each tool, you can choose the solution that best fits your needs. Below, we explain some of these differences:


  • Microsoft Copilot in Bing
    An effective AI chat tool, Microsoft Copilot in Bing is integrated into the Bing search engine. This tool is designed to improve the search experience, help users find information more easily, and perform searches more efficiently. It also offers interactive conversations with detailed real-time responses. Copilot in Bing can help find and extract information from the web, such as summarizing articles, comparing products, and providing recommendations based on search results—like ChatGPT.


  • Microsoft 365 Copilot 
    Microsoft 365 Copilot is an immensely powerful resource designed to improve workflows and productivity, helping users work more efficiently within the Microsoft platform. The tool combines the power of large language models (LLMs) with your data in Microsoft Graph (such as your calendar, email, chats, documents, meetings, and more) and integrates seamlessly across all Microsoft 365 applications. This allows for quick and efficient searching through data that you have access to in your Microsoft environment. Microsoft 365 Copilot also adheres to the security and permission guidelines set in your Microsoft 365 configuration. With Microsoft 365 Copilot, you can get help creating and editing text, presentations, images, analyzing data, and much more.

Microsoft 365 Copilot now supports 16 new languages

A major update reveals that Microsoft 365 Copilot now supports 16 new languages, making the intelligent AI tool available for even more people. This expansion allows more users globally to fully utilize the smart tools and features that Microsoft 365 Copilot offers, leading to increased productivity and better collaboration within teams and organizations.

With support for these new languages, the threshold for implementing and using AI technology is lowered for companies worldwide. Businesses of all sizes can take advantage of the benefits of Microsoft 365 Copilot. All that is needed is a license, which can be purchased directly through Microsoft partners.

The newly supported languages are Ukrainian, Arabic, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Hebrew, Hungarian, Korean, Norwegian (Bokmål), Polish, Portuguese (Portugal), Russian, Swedish, Thai and Turkish.

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