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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

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

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

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

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

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

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


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