Originally Posted by Hambone
Thanks for the replies. Vista Home Premium x64 is on the way. An idiot at Fry's said they had the $99 OEM version in stock but when I got there they didn't. Aside from that it doesn't seem possible to find a x64 version of Vista any where retail. $98 from Newegg for the OEM SP1 version is a pretty good deal though.
I bought vista business x32 and two weeks later decided to go x64. I ordered the business x64 dvd from microsoft for $9.99 (shipping) and got it 2-3 weeks later. All you need is the Product Key from the 32 bit version. They also do that with home premium.
Here's a link: http://www.microsoft.com/windows/pro...ons/64bit.mspx