Windows 7 (Home Premium)

Windows 7 (Home Premium)

Average User Rating:
5.0
out of 8 votes
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Quick Specs

Version:
6.1.7601.17514.101119-1850
File Size:
2.79GB
Date Added:
October 22, 2009
Price:
Purchase; $199.99 to buy (Buy it now)
Operating Systems:
Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP/Vista/7
Total Downloads:
303,691
Downloads Last Week:
3,478
Product ranking:
Additional Requirements:
1GB RAM (32-bit) / 2GB RAM (64-bit), 16GB disk space (32-bit) / 20GB (64-bit), DirectX 9 graphics processor with WDDM 1.0

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  • All Versions:

    5.0

    out of 8 votes

    • 5 star: 8
    • 4 star: 0
    • 3 star: 0
    • 2 star: 0
    • 1 star: 0
  • Current Version:

    5.0

    out of 8 votes

    • 5 star: 8
    • 4 star: 0
    • 3 star: 0
    • 2 star: 0
    • 1 star: 0
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  • 5 stars

    "I like using it"

    January 10, 2014   |   By dgashley

    Version: Windows 7 (Home Premium) 6.1.7601.17514.101119-1850

    Pros

    I always depend on it

    Cons

    faster and reliable

    Summary

    I love using it all the time

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  • 5 stars

    "Best version of Windows Microsoft has ever released."

    January 08, 2012   |   By craigf702

    Version: Windows 7 (Home Premium) 6.1.7601.17514.101119-1850

    Pros

    Great hardware compatibility. Super quick boot-times with proper hardware. Very customizable. Networking is easier than ever. More secure against viruses and Mal-ware than any previous version of windows. Comes pre-loaded with great apps and progs.

    Cons

    Uses a lot of system resources to run.

    Summary

    I think Microsoft out did itself with Windows 7. Given the proper hardware it runs better than any previous versions of Windows. It has a remarkable ability to support various hardware and software. The utilities that come pre-loaded are better than ever. You still need a third-party anti-virus but virtually every other maintenance and security software comes pre-loaded. The new Internet Explorer is great, but I still recommend downloading Mozilla Firefox. For anti-virus simply download the free edition of AVG from download.com. This is a very good showing from Microsoft.

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  • 5 stars

    "Windows 7 kills all other Operating Systems"

    July 05, 2011   |   By Windows7fan527

    Version: Windows 7 (Home Premium) 6.1.7601.17514.101119-1850

    Pros

    Fast, stable, faster start-up and shutdown, great at multitasking, Aero peak and snap are nice features, and oh yeah, IT IS THE BEST OPERATING SYSTEM EVER!!!!

    Cons

    Not as compatible with as many programs as xp. Somewhat expensive and battery life on laptops hasn't improved much.

    Summary

    You would be insane to stick with xp and vista. It is no doubt one of the best operating systems ever. Congratulations to you Microsoft!!!

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  • 5 stars

    "Best Operating System"

    September 07, 2010   |   By Jason__Ong

    Version: Windows 7 (Home Premium) 6.1.7601.17514.101119-1850

    Pros

    easy to use, faster startup time and shut down, libraries very useful, jump lists very useful, aero feature very useful

    Cons

    none at all

    Summary

    Best OS

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  • 5 stars

    "Just a fantastic os"

    August 09, 2010   |   By flyerdog

    Version: Windows 7 (Home Premium) 6.1.7601.17514.101119-1850

    Pros

    Everything about windows 7 is great !!

    Cons

    nota thing!!!

    Summary

    After running vista for years ,I boughtt new comp. with windows 7 64 bit ,,,like night and day Microsoft put in a lot of work as to not put out another vista and they put out a great O.S window 7.........

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  • 5 stars

    "Clean nice desktop. Wonderfull OS"

    July 02, 2010   |   By Ceedub2

    Version: Windows 7 (Home Premium) 6.1.7601.17514.101119-1850

    Pros

    Aero peek, snap and other aero features. Jump lists, Show desktop. Taskbar is great.

    Cons

    None! Great OS!!

    Summary

    A great OS very nice to use and very fast. Microsoft did a great job on it with help from users like you and me giving feedback and just using the free beta and candidate releases.

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  • 5 stars

    "Windows 7 Home Premium"

    June 14, 2010   |   By marky500

    Version: Windows 7 (Home Premium) 6.1.7601.17514.101119-1850

    Pros

    Nicely redesigned UI
    Faster
    More transparency
    Faster boot time and shut down
    Libraries added

    Cons

    Pricey for only minor UI improvements
    Beginning to copy off of the Mac

    Summary

    While Windows 7 offers unique functionality over past Windows versions, it is not worth $119 to upgrade. Some programs loose compatibility while others maintain better speed. It is becoming more and more like the Mac.

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  • 5 stars

    "One of the best OS evah!"

    June 08, 2010   |   By Jim_DA

    Version: Windows 7 (Home Premium) 6.1.7601.17514.101119-1850

    Pros

    The OS runs remarkably well on newer laptops (Mine having 3GB RAM), programs run rather well on it. Rather user friendly. Good for the basic home uses and mostly for College work.

    Cons

    Some older programs take a little tweaking to get it to work. Somewhat expensive.

    Summary

    This operating system was a real comeback for Windows after the Vista disaster. This one doesn't take up much processing compared to its predecessor. Most older programs will work on it, though some will require tweaking. On the upside, those that do need tweaking VIA Compatibility mode isn't as difficult to tweak as an option was added to test for the best compatibility setting for optimal performance. Newer programs don't require much of any tweaking... if any! Rather useful for those (like myself) who are going to college for a computer-based degree and will be dealing with programs old and new while going through the courses. Though on the topic of college, the price is a bit high... but then again, what does one expect from an operating system this good and this fresh into the market?

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