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Windows 7: worth buying window 7?

11 Oct 2009   #11


On the FAQ for that site it says you are eligable for either home premium or professional.

If they are both the same price of $30 then get professional. I got windows 7 professional for $19 (deal now expired) and its definitely worth that. For $30 its worth it.

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11 Oct 2009   #12
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8

If you are happy with Vista in terms of performance and system stability, there is no need to switch to Win7 at this time. On a "modest" system, Win7 would perform better because it has a smaller footprint than Vista and the processing has been optimized. I run both Vista and Win7 and have no preference yet (Vista runs on a Quad with 4GBs of RAM). That may change when I install Win7 next month on my SSD (because of the advantage with native Trim support in Win7).
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11 Oct 2009   #13

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro

For $30.00 why are you even asking??
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11 Oct 2009   #14

Windows 7 Ultimate (x64) SP1

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Tews View Post
For $30.00 why are you even asking??
agree 100%. $30??? Go for it!!
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11 Oct 2009   #15

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Vista works well since SP1, but, Win7 works even better at the Release Candidate level. It feels more polished and gives the impression that it has been properly tuned.

Deffinately purchase Win7. I have 3 copies of Home Premium purchased at $49 and count myself lucky. Would do almost anythig to get copies of Pro for $30 each.
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11 Oct 2009   #16

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)

TechNet Subscription, I got for $ 249 usd, let me get allthe versions I need.

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