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Is it worth the upgrade?

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Soo, is it worth the upgrade to go from 32bit Vista Ultimate to 64bit?

If it is worth the jump, Can I just upgrade? or Do I have to buy OEM vista all over again?

Also if I do this, I will be getting this RAM: Crucial Ballistix Tracers (PC2 6400) 2x2GB
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post #2 of 8
no you can upgrade, you just pay £10 on microsoft's website and they ship if to you, although i'm not sure if it can be done for OEM...

There is a thread about it somewhere on here, i was going to do it but the website loaded in a weird way and i couldn't enter my address...so i gave up.
post #3 of 8
I think it's a $10 upgrade on the Microsoft site but only do it if you want to buy the extra ram. Otherwise there isn't any real difference.
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I think it's a $10 upgrade on the Microsoft site but only do it if you want to buy the extra ram. Otherwise there isn't any real difference.
Cheers for the replys so far guys.

But ye, Im in need of new ram anyways, as you can see, mines getting a bit old
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If your going for 4GB Ram then def go for 64Bit.
Not sure about upgrading and OEM copy. I think i read somewhere when i bought mine that it cant be upgraded.
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post #6 of 8
here is the link in case you haven't found it yet.

here

im seriously considering it too...want 4gb of RAM
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here is the link in case you haven't found it yet.

here

im seriously considering it too...want 4gb of RAM
Thanks!
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post #8 of 8
im trying to do it, cant seem to get the website to load...

hope you have better luck!
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