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Vista or XP?

post #1 of 91
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i know there are many threads about this but i want one specific to me...


for my new build shoulld i do vista x64 or XP x64?
i game and will OC
those are my main focuses.

i heard alot of the issues with vista are gone but i heard there are still alot of issues...
which is better?
i have 8 gb ram so thats not in issue on the version.
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post #2 of 91
Vista, definitely. There's no reason to buy XP when you have to buy a new OS . Vista is definitely a lot better, and you get DX10 support...since you're gaming .
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post #3 of 91
Vista, it eventually ;p
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post #4 of 91
vista64 has more support over xp64, which helps alot ... not many diver issues like with xp64
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post #5 of 91
def go with vista 64
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post #6 of 91
Vista gets my vote aswell... far better tan XP
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post #7 of 91
Other than some minor things that wouldn't be an issue for you, I can't really think of any reason to go XP.
    
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post #8 of 91
when going 64bits, it's Vista all the way; XP x64 was never a full blown release and the drivers are scarce...
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post #9 of 91
Vista 64 for the reasons stated above.
post #10 of 91
another for vista 64 only because there is much more support and drivers than there is for XP 64
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