OS recommendation 32bit or 64bit


Windows 7 32/64 bit

  1. Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit

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  2. Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

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By ralle ยท 5 replies
Jul 6, 2015
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  1. Greetings!

    I hope u can help me out with this one. I'm not sure which version of win7 should I get home premium 32/64bit or professional 32/64bit

    Here's My PC Specs:
    CPU: Intel Core i3 2100 3.1GHz
    GPU: Gainward GeForce GTS450 1024mb DDR3
    RAM: 4GB DDR3 1333MHz Dual chanel
    Motherboard: Biostar H61MH / H61MU3
    PSU: High Power 500W
    Display: LG 2240 Full HD 1080p 22
  2. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TS Guardian Fighter Posts: 9,713   +3,691

    I'll make it simpler for you. Don't bother with 32-bit unless your hardware is limited to 32-bit. Your rig is not confined to 32-bit, so go with 64-bit. Windows 10 64-bit will be out in less than a month. Anyone with Windows 7 or Windows 8 will get a free upgrade. If you are purchasing a license, you might as well skip the upgrade path and get a Windows 10 license.

    As for Home vs Professional, that depends on your needs. Home is all the biggest majority of users need.
  3. ralle

    ralle TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thanks for fast answer, that what I tough so. Yup I don't need xp mode only thing that I need that HP don't have is Local Group Policy :C
    Here's CPU-Z results:
  4. LNCPapa

    LNCPapa TS Special Forces Posts: 4,272   +456

    Professional edition (or Business and Enterprise) will give you local policy access if you run gpedit.msc
  5. reckonankit

    reckonankit TS Member Posts: 43

    Hey according to me you can buy professional 64 bit PC because its will be able to access all things and you can easily access all features of windows. In Windows 7 home premium version you unable to access many things so try to buy professional version of windows
  6. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 11,128   +982

    [x] professional 64bit

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