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Windows 7: Windows 8 vs Windows 7 !!!

20 Oct 2012   #1
MoeX

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit SP1
 
 
Windows 8 vs Windows 7 !!!

Hi guys i need a fast answer about this cuz am about to buy a new pc.

What is better Windows 8 or 7 ??


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20 Oct 2012   #2
Mark Phelps

Win7 Pro 32-bit, Win8 Pro 32-bit
 
 

You're asking a question that is IMPOSSIBLE to answer -- why? Because we have no idea what "better" means to you. "Better" is entirely subjective.

If you go to the Windows 8 forums (eightforums.com), you will find articles that contain info on the new "features" that are offered in Win8. Also, you could Google this for yourself.

Case in point, I looked through the new features list, as well as the things that Win8 removes, and have decided that it is actually "worse" for me than staying with Win7. But, that is my subjective opinion -- and others will have other opinions.
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20 Oct 2012   #3
FuturDreamz

Windows 8 Pro (32-bit)
 
 

If you need a fast answer, then you need a computer badly enough that you won't take the time to learn a new interface.

So go with Windows 7.
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20 Oct 2012   #4
MoeX

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit SP1
 
 

the thing is i can buy a pc that has 7 or 8 so what shud i take ?
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20 Oct 2012   #5
ignatzatsonic

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, 64-bit
 
 

The Windows 8 interface is not traditional, with a standard start menu, etc. It's more like what you might want on a mobile device or phone.

Most find it frustrating or worse.

It's not ideal for a keyboard/mouse user.

I'd go with 7, but you may like frustration or Win 8 or both.
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20 Oct 2012   #6
MoeX

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit SP1
 
 

ok guys gonna take 7 thanks for the help
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20 Oct 2012   #7
CriticalError

Windows 7 Ultimate 32
 
 

Yeah please do, it is actually designed for tables really for touch screen devices, if your getting a touch monitor then get it otherwise your better of with 7.
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