Originally Posted by Pennyboy
Windows XP was a great OS but so was Windows 2000, I used 2000 for many years but now with Windows 7 I don't see why you wouldn't want to upgrade? especially if your a gamer. Direct X 10/11 will start to be the norm already we are starting to see games drop support for XP (Battlefield 3)
Apart from DX10/11 modern graphics cards are =>1.5gb leaving you with =<2gb ram,
XP is fine for outdated PC's.
We switched from 2000 to XP at work just after it became EOL, 2000 was more stable.
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