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Old September 25, 2009, 10:58 AM
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Default Phoenix’s 1-Second Instant Boot Bios Really Works

One big reason why no operating system can really boot instantly is that the BIOS itself take anywhere from 5 to 10 seconds of turning on devices (the hard drive, CPU, ports, controllers, etc) before it even lets the operating system start loading off of the hard drive or SSD. So even if Windows could load immediately, you would still have to wait quite a while for it.

Phoenix’s 1-Second Instant Boot Bios Really Works

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Old September 25, 2009, 11:08 AM
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What I want to know is how do you get INTO the BIOS with this new Instant On thing? Waiting the 3-10 seconds while the machine POSTs allows users to press Delete to enter the BIOS.
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Old September 25, 2009, 11:13 AM
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Press and hold the button Before turning on the system maybe? dunno...
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