System specs for running Windows 7?

  user8 14:33 15 Jul 2009
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What are the min system specs for running Windows7?

  Quiet Life 15:33 15 Jul 2009

Much less than Vista. I have it on a netbook 1.6mhz atom and 1gb ram and it runs fine.
Slower to load than XP but runs and closes down faster.

  user8 16:09 15 Jul 2009

Cheers.
May upgrade my laptop straight from XP to Windows7.
And miss Vista out!

  Pine Man 16:13 15 Jul 2009

1GHz or faster 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor
1GB RAM (32-bit) / 2GB RAM (64-bit)
16GB available disk space (32-bit) / 20GB (64-bit)
DirectX 9 graphics processor with WDDM 1.0 or higher driver

  Technocrate 11:00 22 Apr 2010

Running a Windows 7 RC system needs the following requirements:-

a. 1 GHz or faster 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor

b. 1 GB RAM (32-bit) / 2 GB RAM (64-bit)

c. 16 GB available disk space (32-bit) / 20 GB (64-bit)

d. DirectX 9 graphics processor with WDDM 1.0 or higher driver

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