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Poll Results: Will you buy Windows 8 ?

 
  • 22% (256)
    Yes and give reasons
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    No and give reasons
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post #141 of 680
i wont buy it not untile they top suporting windows 7
    
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post #142 of 680
Probably similar to everyone else, but I see no reason to change from Windows 7.

The only problems I've ever had are minor issues with the homegroup feature, but nothing major.

I may upgrade to 9 however thumb.gif
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post #143 of 680
I see no reason to upgrade from 7 honestly. It still does everything I could ask for. Plus I dislike the metroUI interface. I don't think I want my main desktop to look like a tablet.
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post #144 of 680
Yes. I actually find it to be MUCH faster and so far, much more stable. After doing a full and clean install, the gripes I may have had are all corrected. Add this to an SSD and the system just flies.

So far, driver-wise I have not had any issues.
post #145 of 680
I say yes assuming they have the option to use Windows normally too. Doesn't seem like it'd be too hard to implement. And by choosing to "buy" Windows 8, I really mean I'm going to get a free license from my school for being a CS major.
    
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post #146 of 680
No, but looking forward to Win7 Sp 3 and everyone shouting win 8 is just win 7 sp3 with a face lift.
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post #147 of 680
No because Windows 7 meets my needs & there is nothing about Windows 8 that is more beneficial.
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post #148 of 680
I will probably get it at release, and I imagine more than 18% of OCN will upgrade as well.

Why? Because its about being current. I am not a fan of using out of date operating systems.
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post #149 of 680
No...my PC isn't a tablet. I dont need/want tablet based OS on my PC. biggrin.gif
post #150 of 680
Its a no for me unless they add the start button/menu back in. im pretty sure thats the reason most here wont buy it. Metro looks nice and all but it really is not efficient on a desktop.
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