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Windows 7: Longer Battery Life, Faster Boot Times with Windows 7

06 Nov 2008   #1

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
Longer Battery Life, Faster Boot Times with Windows 7

Longer Battery Life, Faster Boot Times with Windows 7
Written by Mark Edward Soper 11/06/08 at 09:17:16 PM

This year's edition of WinHEC, which has already demonstrated Windows 7's digital goodness with Device Stage, has more good news about Microsoft's next desktop operating system:
  • Longer battery life
  • Faster boot times
As Maximum readers know, better hardware support has been a major goal of Windows 7 right from the start, and it looks as if Windows 7, even in its pre-beta stage, is making impressive strides.

Read more at the source:
Longer Battery Life, Faster Boot Times with Windows 7 | Maximum PC

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10 Nov 2008   #2

Vista X32. Windows 7 32bit

This is a great combination. Long battery life, small footprint. If only software writers get the message and reduce bloat.

" Netbooks equipped with solid-state drives (SSD) sporting as little as 16GB of storage capacity will be able to comfortably run Windows 7, Microsoft said on Thursday. The operating system and auxiliary files generated by Windows 7 -- including restore files, log points, hibernation files, and temp files -- will require 8GB, leaving 8GB for applications and user data, Microsoft senior lead program manager Leon Braginski said during a presentation at its Windows Hardware Engineering Conference (WinHEC). Gartner expects the wholesale prices of SSDs to be halved by 2010, when Windows 7 is expected to be released."
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