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XP or Vista? help with 64 bits Dual-Core

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Hi, I just bought a new PC (Mobo, Ram and CPU)... my Windows XP 32 bits does not recognize my full 4 GB Ram, even do I have a Nvidia 8500 GT 512 MB. My questions are:

* Is there a Windows XP 64 Bits?
* Should I stick with XP or should I upgrade to Vista? My main concern is that I need my computer to run fast and mostlly to play World of Warcraft at high grafics and performace.

Here is my new PC specs:

- Mobo: GIGABYTE GA-MA74GM-S2
- CPU: AMD Athlon 64 X2 6000 3.0G
- Memory RAM: 4 GB A-Data (800 MHz)
- I also have RAM cooling with 2 fans, a HDD cooler fan and about 2 more Fans in my case (1 custom fan I put in myself)

Thanks guys.
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Yes, there is a Windows XP x64, but there are not many optimized drivers for it. You're better off buying Vista x64 at this rate.
    
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yes there is a 64 bit windows XP version
I feel its is a personal choice but i prefer my 64bit Vista, AERO looks so cool lol.

Could you put the rest of your computer specs here, http://www.overclock.net/specs.php?do=addsystem
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vista 64.
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XP x64 is not a bad OS at all, but Vista x64 is far far far better.

I advise you to purchase and use Vista x64 because you won't regret it.
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