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Originally Posted by karan.t View Post
lol of course it would go up
they sell PC with vista 97% of the time
u got to play more for xp most places if they even do xp any more

this does not show people prefer vista more than xp

i am not a XP fan boy
but i have tried Vista soo many times and have had problems with it
the last time i tried was last week
and had to go bak to XP coz i have NO time at all to try to fix vista problems i have

If i didnt have the problem i would be on vista right now
coz i really like vista
I hate to be the guy to say this, but maybe it's your setup? I build tons of PC's, tons of hardware mixes for my job and I hardly have issues. Maybe your hardware is old and isn't "Vista ready" har har.
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post #12 of 18
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Originally Posted by Manyak View Post
If there was anyone left who didn't believe that vista is a completely worthless upgrade for anything other than DX10, this is proof.
It's not proof at all. Anyone who buys a computer now is going to be buying vista, whether they think it's crap or not.

It's forced upon them, whether they like it or not, so this article doesn't serve as proof of the majority's opinion.
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Vista is more worthy than XP. Fact. It is a cold hard fact, too. Just because you use XP and disagree, doesn't change the facts. Vista is more advanced and feature filled than XP.

I find the whole debate boring and tired. I still like XP. It was great. But now I've moved onwards and upwards to better, newer, in-date things.

As for any Vista hang ups or crashes; I've had none that weren't my fault (OCing)
    
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I have tried vista with a couple setups...with my main, and 4gb of ram, its great and much faster than xp ever could be. but with 2gb it tends to be slower.
    
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I have tried vista with a couple setups...with my main, and 4gb of ram, its great and much faster than xp ever could be. but with 2gb it tends to be slower.
Superfetch likes it's RAM.
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Originally Posted by karan.t View Post
lol of course it would go up
they sell PC with vista 97% of the time
u got to play more for xp most places if they even do xp any more

this does not show people prefer vista more than xp

i am not a XP fan boy
but i have tried Vista soo many times and have had problems with it
the last time i tried was last week
and had to go bak to XP coz i have NO time at all to try to fix vista problems i have

If i didnt have the problem i would be on vista right now
coz i really like vista
Are you trying to install it with your OC running? It doesn't like that.
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Vista is more worthy than XP. Fact. It is a cold hard fact, too. Just because you use XP and disagree, doesn't change the facts. Vista is more advanced and feature filled than XP.

I find the whole debate boring and tired. I still like XP. It was great. But now I've moved onwards and upwards to better, newer, in-date things.

As for any Vista hang ups or crashes; I've had none that weren't my fault (OCing)
Funny when people confuse "facts" with "opinions"... and you can sway that discussion either way to make it suit your arguement.

Finding Vista "more worthy" is just a matter of what value you place in it... Maybe if they adjusted the pricing down some, then it might become "more of a value" to even get folks like myself to consider making the investment in it.

Kinda like an old car... sometimes it's just "cheaper to keep her" rather than go out and get a new payment on a new toy.
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If there was anyone left who didn't believe that vista is a completely worthless upgrade for anything other than DX10, this is proof.
Yes, because the masses are always correct and never do anything stupid.
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