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hey guys, i was wondering how many of you have vista home premium and if so, did you install the 64 or 32 bit version. im finally upgrading to vista soon, since ive heard that the drivers for vista have improved. which version is better? does 64 bit even have functional drivers for my components? last question: should i upgrade to 4gb of ram?
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I use Ultimate 64 and it runs great! I didn't have to install any drivers. 2 gigs will run it fine but I would recommend 4!
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64-bit all the way. Driver problems are very rare, and you should be just fine You should be ok with 2GB RAM, but given the low prices ... I'd snatch up a 2x2GB kit of RAM.
    
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so like..whats the diff between 64 and 32 performance and game-wise?
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None as far I am concerned.
    
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huh...thats not very convincing lol.
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I believe I have read somewhere saying that games sometimes run better in a 64-bit environment
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I've ran both, and didn't notice any significant performance differences. If anything, the 64-bit environment is slightly faster, but barely noticeable.
    
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so in other words...i should just stick to 32 bit?
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post #10 of 36
Go 64-bit it cant hurt it can only help
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