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I currently own Windows 7 Home 64bit but I was wondering that will it be worth upgrading to professional or Windows 7 Ulitmate x64? I hear some people say that Pro or Ulitmate runs older XP programs better but I don't know. Also if there better features than Home?
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Depends on what you do on your PC
    
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Not really. I have the basic one and have not had any problems with it at all.
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It's not worth it in my opinion. Doubt it runs older XP programs faster, even if it did, its not worth the spending since you already have Windows 7 Home.
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Originally Posted by Voltazar View Post
It's not worth it in my opinion. Doubt it runs older XP programs faster, even if it did, its not worth the spending since you already have Windows 7 Home.
Lol the only difference between Ultimate/Pro and say Home Premium, is that Ultimate/Pro come with a few extra programs. Most notably, Bit Locker. (Ultimate) Is it worth it? Not unless you need to encrypt your hard drives for whatever reason... The only reason I use Ultimate is because I got it from a friend's job for free. (he's a tech)
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not at all. home is all you need. take the extra couple bucks and SLI or something. its not going to make a huge difference
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Not really. Im running Ultimate, but I think the only difference is language support and remote desktop maybe? Everything else should be kinda the same :]
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