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does the CPU type affect the format procedure ?

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hello guys...

I am just wondering about this...


my old System was like the following:

CPU : Core2 Duo E8400, with 4 GB DDR2 RAM 2x2 @ 800 bus.


while my new system is:

CPU: Core i7 860 (still @ stock) with d GB DDR3 2x2 @ 1333 bus.

I wonder if this affect the time of installing Windows ?


does it make any difference whether for the CPU or the RAM type and speed ?

how much difference in time it makes in case it does ?

also does the HDD speed make any difference in this ?


please try to answer if you have any idea, especially for the CPU.

best regards.
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it doesnt make that much of a dif when i went from a phenom II x2 to an x4 and overclocked it to 4ghz the install of windows still took 25 mins. it may be different for some people but in my case it didnt make any difference
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No. It will only be effected by the speed of your HDD.
    
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