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Old 04-27-2006, 11:44 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Just wondering if I should consider upgrading to Windows XP Professional x64 as i currently have 32 bit version.

The specs i have is:

2 x 1GB Dual channel OCZ
AMD Athlon X2 4800+ (Non OC)
eVGA 7900GTX

If i did change would i get any considerable performance as I don't know if the 32 bit version is fully making use of my dual core ability and 64 bit capability.

I am however aware of the 64 bit programs being very limited but thought that most should be able to be emulated using that WOW64.

Thanks in advice.


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no point on x64 edition the driver support sucks and i think the normal edition is a load lot better would you mind telling me why u want to go to x64 edition but if ya wna go to it then possibly i wouldnt not many members here would eva

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Old 04-27-2006, 12:25 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I want to know purely on performance with my specs
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if you have the right drivers, xp 64 is a lot faster than regular xp
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