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Windows 7: New Phoenix Bios Loads 7 in 10 seconds

29 Sep 2009   #1

 
New Phoenix Bios Loads 7 in 10 seconds

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Windows 7 boot in 10 seconds
New BIOS technology start your PC in under one second and boot Windows 7 before you can manage to count to 10 See here how it works.:

There is a prospect of getting a great deal of speed on Windows 7 with a new BIOS.
How long does it take just to get life in Windows 7? What say you to be able to cold boot your laptop in just 10 seconds? It is possible with a newly designed BIOS from Phoenix.

BIOS was showcased at Intel Developer Forum trade fair that has just underway in San Francisco.

Phoenix calls it "Instant Boot BIOS," and it works by starting all units up at the same time.

It takes less than one second and compared with traditional BIOS, which starts a single unit of time.

This means that most often 10 seconds or longer, before Windows even begins to load.

Phoenix marched BIOS on a Lenovo T400S-portable, and it started up Windows 7 less than 10 seconds.

Now it must be said that the machine also had an SSD disk and booted a completely clean Windows without a lot of installed software.

Although our review has shown that Windows 7 is fast, it's still impressive with the lightning fast start, and hopefully throw the PC manufacturers, the new technology in future laptops.

BIOS will also be a hit when you use the hibernate feature in Windows 7 for here, you start basically even with a cold start before all the saved data is moved from disk to system memory.

Check out this YouTube video where Phoenix BIOS Instant demonstrated:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D5da1...layer_embedded


Enjoy the vid

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29 Sep 2009   #2

 
 

i wonder if it will be backwards compatible. Thus its just a Bios or am i wrong?
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29 Sep 2009   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

You know, my jaw is right on the ground at the moment...
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29 Sep 2009   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Of course he has all the advanced graphics turned off as you can see in the movie, which probably helps a little.

I wonder how fast I'd load if I stripped Windows 7 to the bare shell.
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29 Sep 2009   #5

 
 

i wonder how we now gonna hit del or f2 for the bios to enter
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29 Sep 2009   #6

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3
 
 

I guess with that bios I will need to put on my glasses before I start my system.
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29 Sep 2009   #7

Windows 7 x64 Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by moadip View Post
i wonder how we now gonna hit del or f2 for the bios to enter
Heh maybe hold it down before turning on machine. I wish desktop BIOSes worked that way, sometimes they are so fast it's hard to hit the small 1-2 second time window as it is
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29 Sep 2009   #8

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, XP Mode, W8.1 Preview VM - 7 Pro x64 second remote tower
 
 

Where did you come across this one? I ran into one article on this earlier at Phoenix's New Laptop BIOS Boots Windows 7 in 10 Seconds - Phoenix 1 Second BIOS Boots Windows in 10 Seconds - Gizmodo
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29 Sep 2009   #9

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This system from Asrock has been around a while:

ASRock - Instant Boot
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29 Sep 2009   #10

Windows 7 32bit RTM
 
 

yep... its been done already O.O; [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BucIjXZVxXo"]YouTube - ASRock Instant Boot[/ame]
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