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Geardigest has a review of Dell's latest uber gaming machine and part of their benchmarking included a setup using Vista and XP on the same hardware, interesting change in numbers

Vista and Xp benchmarks
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post #2 of 33
I'd have to say XP, because its more stable than Vista right now, and they're still making patches for Vista.

So my choice is XP for now
    
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Its totally a lot worse than that I just went back to xp from windows vista aids edition, obviously much worse on lower end pc
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why doesn't this surprise me
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Yea WOW I didn't think it was that bad....I don't want Vista for some time now. I mean....WOW those numbers are absolutely terrible.
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post #7 of 33
Vista got murdered, What's the point of DX10 on Vista only, if Vista runs games like a retard at the Chucky Cheese.
    
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no gamers like vista
    
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post #9 of 33
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pretty much confirms my current plan to only upgrade to vista when a must have game that only supports DX10 comes out
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post #10 of 33
The Oblivion one was interesting lol. Almost 150FPS difference on same settings but outdoor/indoor.

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