This is a split board - You can return to the Split List for other boards.

Windows 7 or 8?

  • Topic Archived
  1. Boards
  2. PC
  3. Windows 7 or 8?

User Info: NooBPwNaGe

NooBPwNaGe
3 years ago#1
Since it's been a while, which OS do you prefer now? - Results (186 votes)
Windows 7
65.05% (121 votes)
121
Windows 8
34.95% (65 votes)
65
This poll is now closed.
Honestly I think Windows 8 is a damn good upgrade now that it has been out for a while.

I understand people who still run 7, but you can't deny that 8 is the better OS. It's just not worth upgrading to if you are still using 7.

User Info: darkstar4221

darkstar4221
3 years ago#2
I don't understand what's so great about Windows 8, other than faster boot times and a different UI there is nothing significantly different from previous versions of windows. You can't even run windows 8 on a netbook because it's so bloated. Many netbooks offer Ubuntu instead because it's more lighter.

Windows 8 is not light like running a linux distro using the xfce or lxde gui.

User Info: codyorr

codyorr
3 years ago#3
Windows 7 is the best!

User Info: mess98

mess98
3 years ago#4
The people who refuse to upgrade to Windows 8 are the same type of people who refuse to get rid of the US $1 bill.

And that's not a compliment.
Windows 8.1.Core i7 4770.Geforce GTX 660 Ti.8GB Ram.

User Info: datopgamer

datopgamer
3 years ago#5
mess98 posted...
The people who refuse to upgrade to Windows 8 are the same type of people who refuse to get rid of the US $1 bill.

And that's not a compliment.


Or we tried it and hated it. Had it installed on a laptop and regretted it. Now my current laptop has 7.
Posted using GameFlux

User Info: mess98

mess98
3 years ago#6
datopgamer posted...
mess98 posted...
The people who refuse to upgrade to Windows 8 are the same type of people who refuse to get rid of the US $1 bill.

And that's not a compliment.


Or we tried it and hated it. Had it installed on a laptop and regretted it. Now my current laptop has 7.


...exactly my point. You irrationally hate something because it's "new".
Windows 8.1.Core i7 4770.Geforce GTX 660 Ti.8GB Ram.

User Info: KabtheMentat

KabtheMentat
3 years ago#7
mess98 posted...
datopgamer posted...
mess98 posted...
The people who refuse to upgrade to Windows 8 are the same type of people who refuse to get rid of the US $1 bill.

And that's not a compliment.


Or we tried it and hated it. Had it installed on a laptop and regretted it. Now my current laptop has 7.


...exactly my point. You irrationally hate something because it's "new".


You haven't demonstrated at all why it's functionally better than Win7.

Being "new" doesn't mean it's better either, you realize this, right?
Big Money. Big Women. Big Fun.
Skillz Ferguson

User Info: urtv

urtv
3 years ago#8
mess98 posted...
The people who refuse to upgrade to Windows 8 are the same type of people who refuse to get rid of the US $1 bill.

And that's not a compliment.


its more like people who refuse to get rid of paper money

User Info: KabtheMentat

KabtheMentat
3 years ago#9
urtv posted...
mess98 posted...
The people who refuse to upgrade to Windows 8 are the same type of people who refuse to get rid of the US $1 bill.

And that's not a compliment.


its more like people who refuse to get rid of paper money


Kinda hard to make it rain at the skrip club with your debt card.
Big Money. Big Women. Big Fun.
Skillz Ferguson

User Info: Fade2black001

Fade2black001
3 years ago#10
Look at all these W8 fanboys. MS intentionally made every more difficult to get to.
We're Americans! We don't quit just because we're wrong.
We just keep doing the wrong thing until it turns out right.
  1. Boards
  2. PC
  3. Windows 7 or 8?

Report Message

Terms of Use Violations:

Etiquette Issues:

Notes (optional; required for "Other"):
Add user to Ignore List after reporting

Topic Sticky

You are not allowed to request a sticky.

  • Topic Archived