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Old November 28, 2008, 10:52 AM
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Which OS is best for gaming? Give me top 2 plz! :)

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-dual core
-vista
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-other

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Old November 28, 2008, 11:01 AM
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i have vista ultimate 64 and it works great for me. :) and despite what you might here about 64bit and driver availability, i have had no issues yet finding drivers for anything game related.. so far.
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Old November 28, 2008, 11:03 AM
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i used vista 64 and it works. But, I would personally say the best easo of expeience I had was actually windows 2000 server LoL. And XP SP2
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Old November 28, 2008, 11:28 AM
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Given the choices, I'm going to pick the dual core OS.
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Old November 28, 2008, 12:30 PM
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I'm still on x86 but I think the time is here to go 64bit. I really want to try the latest Cinematic Mod for HL2 but alas you actually need a 64bit OS and 4GB Ram to run it. When you need 64bit to run a HL2 mod... it is time. :)
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Old November 28, 2008, 01:25 PM
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I'm still on x86 but I think the time is here to go 64bit. I really want to try the latest Cinematic Mod for HL2 but alas you actually need a 64bit OS and 4GB Ram to run it. When you need 64bit to run a HL2 mod... it is time. :)
Yep I agree....time to get rid of the blanky and the soother and move on.................soon........................rea lly soon...............Spring 09?? :)
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Old November 28, 2008, 03:12 PM
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I use both Windows XP SP3 and VISTA SP1 - Windows XP used for Direct X9 gaming, that run smoother and better on XP especially older DX9 games, and I use VISTA for DX10 games that run with no problems at all.
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Old November 28, 2008, 03:59 PM
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I just installed 64bit Vista and it has been doing fine so far. I am actually kinda liking it more than XP provided that I do not have to find something hidden within the control panels. >_<
Just takes some time to get accustomed to it.
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Old November 29, 2008, 08:29 AM
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I've been gaming on Vista Ultimate 64 bit for the past year and things have been pretty solid.
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Old November 29, 2008, 09:11 AM
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XP for me. I'd rather have faster smoother gameplay than unnoticable dx10 effects.
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