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Windows 7: Windows Experience Index lower than in Vista?


11 Jan 2009   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Windows Experience Index lower than in Vista?

Hi, my WEI in Vista was 5.9 across the board. Now, in Windows 7 Beta, my Hard Drive speed is down to 2.9!!

It's RAID, so I'm sure it's got to be over 5.9.

Anyone else experience this?

Thanks!


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11 Jan 2009   #2

XP/Vista/Windows 7 builld 7000
 
 

my desktop test box is fine, my laptop (toshiba satellite a200) reports respectable index scores across the board except for the hard disk transfer rate which drops me down to 2.0. despite this, the performance on the machine compared to original installed vista is phenominal. i think the index reporting criteria are subjective since the issues with the drive in device manager affect operation not at all. so yeah, my score is down from the vista index but performance across the board except for file transfer speeds are significantly better on this unit.
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11 Jan 2009   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Soylent View Post
Hi, my WEI in Vista was 5.9 across the board. Now, in Windows 7 Beta, my Hard Drive speed is down to 2.9!!

It's RAID, so I'm sure it's got to be over 5.9.

Anyone else experience this?

Thanks!

Hi soylent, welcome

You would want to post your post in this thread. Perhaps reading thru this you will find a reason for this.

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-d...html#post10171
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11 Jan 2009   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Thanks, I didn't see that. I'll check it out.
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11 Jan 2009   #5

Windows 7 Build 7100 64-bit
 
 

On vista my lowest was 5.6, i runned it for some days ago whilw using it fully, i dont know if it says anything but my lowest then got 4.6 and the highest 5.8 or something :S
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11 Jan 2009   #6

XP,Vista, Windows 7
 
 

my hard drive rating 2.0 on Windows 7 and on Vista its 5.8... However my Windows 7 machine screams in comparison to my Vista notebook... Go figure...
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11 Jan 2009   #7

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

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