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Windows 7: Meltdown & Spectre concerns, performance and Bios flash questions

2 Weeks Ago   #1
mikesndbs

Windows 7 pro 64bit SRP1
 
 
Meltdown & Spectre concerns, performance and Bios flash questions

Hi guys

OK so I have been watching this and so far have used the GRC tool to see where I stand.
I don't notice a massive performance hit when I enable Meltdown but I have no control over Spectre it would seem.

The tool indicates I would need to update my bios for full protection and here is where I need your help please?

Is it worth it for a home user, will I see a significant performance loss.

I do normal home computing but also a lot of graphics and video editing.

I'd really like some help on the next steps.

Here are my system specs:

Thanks. Mike




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