Will An Old Laptop Run Windows 7 Well?

Do you think that Windows® 7 will run faster than Windows Vista® or run on an older laptop from the early 2000's?



If you take a look at the data I have gathered below, you might not be as hopeful as you may have already been. Keep in mind that the Windows 7 final version has not been released, so things can still change.

My Findings



  • Windows 7 RC requires the same processor speed and RAM as Windows Vista Premium but less ram than Windows Vista Home Basic. It also requires 1 more GB of hard-drive space than Windows Vista.


The Data


Windows 7 RC - Minimum Requirements


(Source)

  • 1Ghz processor

  • 1GB RAM.

  • 16 GB hard-drive space

  • 128 MB video


Windows Vista - Minimum Requirements


(Source)

  • Home Basic

    • 1GHz processor

    • 512 MB RAM

    • 15 GB hard-drive space

    • 32 MB video



  • Premium, Business & Ultimate

    • 1GHz processor

    • 1GB RAM

    • 15 GB hard-drive space

    • 128 MB video




Windows XP Professional - Minimum Requirements


(Source)

  • 233 Mhz processor

  • 128 Mb RAM

  • 1.5 Gb hard-drive space (They have an asterisk next to this, so read about it in the source link above.)


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