Windows 7 Mandatory Specifications – Does Your System Have It?

Microsoft’s latest OS, Windows 7 will enter the market and be available to its users in the last quarter of 2009. Everyone can download Windows version 7, RC version and try it. Activation keys are also available to activate this downloaded win 7 candidate version. Win 7 RC version has the best OS features, it is more stable, performs better, and the look and feel is great.

To install this operating system a few system specifications are mandatory.

The system characteristics available with Windows 7 Operating System are as follows:

  • The processor speed for win 7 is 1 GHz. This operating system comes with 32 bit and 64 bit variants.
  • It is loaded with 1gigabytes of random access memory, ram.
  • A hard disk space of 16 gigabytes is available for 32 bit OS. 64 bit win 7 OS comes with 20 giga bytes of hard disk.
  • A drive x 9 graphic hardware is loaded with wddm version 1.0. An updated driver is also available for users.

If a user wishes to access windows XP on Windows 7 platform, a system needs to have at least 2GB of memory and a hard disk space of 15GB. Win 7 operating system is a good platform for all personal computer users. If one wants to try this great win 7 OS then you can upgrade the system with the above specifications.

This operating system runs on notebooks very smoothly. Win7 is better than windows vista operating system, as vista would slow the system as it used more memory. Windows 7 operating system is indented to run faster than vista OS.