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    Default What do I need to run Windows 8 on my PC ?

    I am newbie, just wanna know what system properties are required in order to run windows 8 on my Laptop?

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    Default Re: What do I need to run Windows 8 on my PC ?

    You have to give more info about you Laptop, but here are some requirements you can take a look at:

    Processor: 1 GHz or faster with support for PAE, NX, and SSE2

    RAM: 1 GB (32-bit) or 2 GB (64-bit)

    Hard disk space: 16 GB (32-bit) or 20 GB (64-bit)

    Graphics card: Microsoft DirectX 9 graphics device with WDDM driver

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    Default Re: What do I need to run Windows 8 on my PC ?

    These are the bare minimums. Obviously you will get better performance with more than these minimums.

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    Default Re: What do I need to run Windows 8 on my PC ?

    And then..... it can be pretty amazing, when you succeed in installing W8 on an 8 year old PC WITH just 512 megs of ram, and it RUNS!

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