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Had $300 to burn, used it to buy a copy of vista ultimate 64 bit....

post #1 of 29
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...and upgraded my rig to have 4 GB of memory

am i wasting my time, patience, and money?

i want some good opinions here








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post #2 of 29
Vista is a worth upgrade...don't listen to nay-sayers...and who doesn't want 4GB RAM
post #3 of 29
sure why not. but i would of got a better CPU but thats me lol.
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post #4 of 29
I dont think its worth the money to upgrade. If your building a new computer get it, but I dont see why you would upgrade. If you do though, get a retail so you can put it on your next pc.

4GB is almost a requirement for vista. Good choice on that. What ram are you getting?
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i got another pair of mushkin 8500 1gb sticks so that it would be compaitble with my current pair
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post #6 of 29
I wish I could get that... I would probably go all out and get 8GB of that PC1000 stuff from G.Skill for $170, and then disable my pagefile.
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post #7 of 29
if u didnt buy vista now u would have to VERY soon, its like saying i dont like XP so i will keep windows 2000 or 98
so good pick on the vista

and the 4GB ram, why not will be useful for vista
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post #8 of 29
Vista ultimate isn't worth it IMO.
Just get the cheaper version.
    
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post #9 of 29
No E8400? or the e7200? i would have also considered a EVGA 750

OS Upgrades are lowest Priority in my honest opinion, Great Idea on the RAM Though
    
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post #10 of 29
Vista Ultimate isn't worth the price over Home Premium imo.
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