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Windows 7: what is the best OS for Gaming ?

28 Jan 2013   #1
evil pc

windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 
what is the best OS for Gaming ?

I'm confused what OS to choose
i want the best OS for running games is it XP or Windows 7 or Windows 8
so if anyone have tried them please help


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28 Jan 2013   #2
bataya

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Win 7 or win 8 64bit, chose one that fit you better (i prefere win 7). Xp is not suport by a lot game.
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28 Jan 2013   #3
billytale13

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 

Windows 7 By far. Windows 8 is still new so not many games support it, Windows XP is too old so not many new games support it. 64 or 32 bit mainly depends on your system and how powerful it is.
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28 Jan 2013   #4
Richardc269

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit
 
 

If you're wanting to play the older games (2008 and before), Windows XP is the one to choose. If you're wanting to play both newer & older games, Windows 7 is generally better.

Older games will generally work better with Windows XP. Newer games will generally work better with Windows 7.
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28 Jan 2013   #5
AstaLaVista

Windows 7 x64 (Ultimate)
 
 

Windows 7 64bit + Windows XP Virtual PC for those pesky games that don't want to mesh with 7 no matter how drunk you get it
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29 Jan 2013   #6
M1GU31

Windows 10 64bit
 
 

windows 7 because it supports many older games and the newer games with dx10 and dx11 while xp does not and only goes up to dx9.
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29 Jan 2013   #7
Dwarf

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64
 
 

It all depends on the game. I have one, for example, that will not run in Windows 7 or 8 yet will run quite happily in Vista. Another game, which I got free with a sound card in the days of XP (before Vista even came out) still runs OK in Windows 8.
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29 Jan 2013   #8
D3LL

 
 

Windows 7 by far. Very stable and very compatible with nearly all the games out there!
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