|04-29-2005, 09:30 AM||#1|
Recovering Gadget Addict
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Will Your PC Handle Windows Longhorn?
That's a tough question to answer right now, but there are signs that you'll want a pretty beefy computer when you make the upgrade. Microsoft Watch gives us a few tibits of information...
|04-29-2005, 09:57 AM||#2|
Join Date: Jul 2003
It is nice to know that Microsoft isn't even trying to cover its "unsacred" alliances with Intel & Co. Dual core 4-6GHz? Give me a break. What is Longhorn going to offer that you cannot do with Windows XP and that requires me to buy a new computer that is at least 10 times as fast as my current one?
|04-29-2005, 12:19 PM||#3|
Join Date: Jul 2004
Device: Assorted older devices
For some comparison, have a look at the released-today (which I probably will get my copy of in the evening ) Tiger.
G3, G4, or G5 with 256 of RAM (512 is probably better), built-in firewire (why, I dunno...), built in or external display (of course....), and 2 gigs of space.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Kindle DX handle ?||nimblem||Amazon Kindle||0||08-14-2010 03:17 PM|
|So, how do YOU handle stress?||desertgrandma||Lounge||141||05-09-2009 04:13 AM|
|Windows Vista To Be The Official Name of Longhorn||Bob Russell||Lounge||11||07-27-2005 02:29 PM|
|Longhorn DRM Will Demand "Approved" Display Devices||Bob Russell||News||7||07-15-2005 08:35 PM|
|MS Longhorn OS to Store Security on a Chip||Bob Russell||Lounge||2||04-26-2005 11:19 AM|