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Actually vista is going to pwn. Despite its high system requirements, (1 gig of ECC ram, and a high proc speed around 3.0 (intel) or something. Honestly, Intel is going to benefeit the most from this gig because of its close relationship with microsoft. any questions? majorbummer5 xfire me.
Actually I heard that VISTA will be 64bit compatable, so that isn't totally true. AMD, I think will equally benefit. As for the 2gb of ram...that seems a wee bit high. I don't think that vista could be THAT memory hungery.
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BTW do you speak spanish...in the title...que means what. LOL
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Anyone know the system requirements for vista? I know that Microsoft won't release the requirements until this summer, but I think there have been some leaks.
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recommended ECC 512 MB DDR RAM
CPU: intel-2.0GHZor^ AMD-1.8GHZor^
HDD space: likely 3-6GB
GFX tech: onboard or off, atleast 4MB VRAM

thats what i hear 'round the office
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Really? I was under the impression the requirements were much higher.
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Actually I heard that VISTA will be 64bit compatable, so that isn't totally true. AMD, I think will equally benefit. As for the 2gb of ram...that seems a wee bit high. I don't think that vista could be THAT memory hungery.
Intels 64-bit too, but i think amd will be a step behind because intel and microsoft are almost butt buddies....but i dont like vista, but i wish they didnt make you upgrade by making new games using vista only....like halo 2
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Microsoft is not rushing Vista like they did "ME"... I think this may (possible) be a quality OS.
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post #18 of 24
no, that would be stupid to forcre people to buy new hardware, vista will work fine on what we have now.
i mean obviously anything below 1.5GHZ wont work, were XP would, so you know its still being stepped up

it wont be as power hungry as we all think
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post #19 of 24
Aero Glass currently requires a decent DX9 card. It will require a DX10 card when it comes out for hardware acceleration with the graphics card. The December CTP seemed pretty solid on 1GB of RAM so I think thats a requirement. Anything over 1.5GHz is a requirement too. They may come down as things get more optimised, but AFAIK, thats going to be it.
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post #20 of 24
it runs fine on 512 DDR, ive seen it, i used it with 512.
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