Windows 7 Test and Vista
Recently, Microsoft has declared the release of its seventh Windows system-windows7. Many engineers online have anticipate the test, and offer the following results.
The installation can be finished in about 30 minutes.
If a computer would like to run windows 7, the conditions required to meet at least the following points: 1 GHz or faster 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor, 1GB of memory (32) or 2GB memory (64), 16GB Available hard disk space (32-bit), or 20GB of available hard disk space (64-bit), DirectX 9 graphics device (WDDM 1.0 or higher version of the driver). When reporters installed windows 7 with the ThinkPad X31, he found that was the overall rate of satisfactory.
The entire installation is very easy, you just need to click next and finish the installation in about 30 minutes. This is much faster than Windows Vista, and equal to the installation time of Windows XP. After the installation, the user interface is colorful but simple and concise. Many new functions that do not exist in Windows XP are offered here. Such as the icons in task bar, uses can set what needs to be shown. They would no longer worry about the verbose of task icons.
After installation, the starting time is worked out. It is about 30 seconds, which is much faster than that of Vista.
You can use Snap to maximize a window, which makes it easier to focus on that window because of less distraction from other open windows.
The Windows management is very interesting. For instance, if you have many windows opened, all these windows are folded with each other. At this time, you want to send a file on the desktop to your friends from MSN, just snap the MSN Window, all windows shall be hidden as magic. After it, snap it again, all windows shall come out. This design is very convenient.
While using Word, you shall find the modification easily, if you drag the mouse upwards, the file shall maximize. The more interesting thing is that, if this is to play a video, the briary shall play the video while mouse on.
Slide shows can be displayed on desktop.
In Windows 7, there are many operations and personal settings on desktop. First, the sidebar in Vista is cancelled, and the small gadget can be dragged anywhere you like on the desktop. The desktop looks more gracious, and the visual effect is much better, intuitive, personalized. Moreover, you can see many options on wallpapers.
Wallpapers in Windows 7, the panel color and the system audio can be changed according to the users' wish. Just click the pictures, all pictures can be showed in wallpaper by sequence. Another time option is offered, just click it and set the intervals between exchange of each wallpaper, for instance three minutes. All these can be showed on the desktop as slide show. The speed can be set by users.
From all above, we can draw that, Windows 7 has much more superior and advanced features than Windows Vista. During the installation process of Windows 7, MiniTool Partition Manager is the best choice for users to keep away from all partition problems.
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