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First thing I like to say is my brother used windows 8. He has a high performance PC but has lost all intrest in computers a few years ago, he just tried windows 8 and he says " its more made for tablets " which I think is also true false. So I thought it might as well give it a try.

I am going to write my experiences below and tell you guys how it is...

DAY 1

- Impressed, boot times were fast plus it doesn't take long to go on desktop.
- Added Startisback .

Adding startisback brings back the start button. Now it just feels like window 7 with windows 8 feature.

Gaming Test Coming soon.
ONLY 720p For now.
Which game do you guys want to see ?

- Tomb Raider
- Crysis 3
- BioShock



To be honest, played a few games, done thing here and there and it just feels like windows 7 after you get start is back. Was it worth purchasing windows 8, not really. It feels like a windows 7.5. Just improvements here and there, not worth purchasing but if it comes free why not.

Theres no problems with windows 8 but to me metro feels like a option to have or not, its take less then a second to go to desktop, but you may say a second ? it boots windows 8 faster then windows 7 on my Samsung 830 SSD. Its be a great jump from xp/vista to windows 8 but windows 7 to windows 8 is just "updates". Maybe using windows 8 with multiple screens could be a different experience. But my view is its like a update more then a new OS.

P.S Back on windows 7 LOL reason is all my programs/settings and etc are on here and windows 8 I have to start all over again. Could not be bothered over a things that I barely use. Maybe windows 8 would be used when there a high amount of improvements ( preferably in gaming ) and a few bloatware removed ( e.g. internet explore) .
Edited by deathdeal3r - 3/31/13 at 7:34am
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I have not optical drives and that is what I did, works fine. Also the "made for tablets" comment is usually from people that do not take time to dive in. True the metro interface is touch-centric but the OS is very solid on a none touch PC as well. You just need to learn a new way to do a few things.
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Good luck navigating the metro, it's quite a change from 7 TBH
Not having the "start" button really sucks, It'll require some time to get used to.

Good luck thumb.gif
     
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Where did you bring Windows 8 to?
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Where did you bring Windows 8 to?
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Where did you bring Windows 8 to?

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I have to say about Win 8 is the same as Vista and/or Win 7. Wait a few months, heck a year, let the OS mature, maybe a SP or two then jump in.

Or like Halo 2 PC and GTA IV, make you go Vista/7 then i will jump sooner lol
 
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