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8.1 out of 10

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium

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Overall 8
8.0

Worked as expected

Steve, B&H Photo
9 July 2014
  • Excerpt: Bought this to install on Parallels Desktop 9 for Mac and it installed with no errors.
  • Pros: Easy To Install
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Overall 8
8.0

User Review

Cris393, NCIX.com
2 June 2014
  • Summary: I recently bought parts for my new rig and I was trying to decide which Windows to buy. Win8 is praised for its quick boot times under SSDs, but some users seem to dislike it when it comes to its looks and crash issues. I pulled the trigger on Win7 again because it has a much wider Internet knowledge database, lots of time behind it that allowed for fixing and patching many issues, a non-tactile design, and overall, it's supposedly a more stable operating system than...
  • Pros: Reliable, Older database of knowledge than Win8, Fast when installed on SSD
  • Cons: None
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Overall 7
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Value for money 4
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Features 8
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Performance 8
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Overall quality 8
8.0

Got what I need,

,, TigerDirect.com
6 May 2014
  • Summary: I needed to upgrade from XP, and found this killer deal with an extra refund. Trick to refund, is you have to destroy your DVD package to get the label off to mail in. Now you have to store the Win7DVD and booklet separately (unless you have another package case).
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Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 8
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Features 8
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Performance 8
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Overall quality 8
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2 in 1??

macaroo, TigerDirect.com
6 May 2014
  • Summary: I noticed in the specification it says it will install in either a 32 bit or 64 bit CPU. If true it like getting 2 for the price of 1. This is designed for the home hobbiest who likes to build his or her own computer.
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Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 8
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Features 8
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Performance 8
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Overall quality 8
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Downgrade From Windows 8.1 to Windows 7

dodi,, TigerDirect.com
6 May 2014
  • Summary: I bought this for a friend who bought a new laptop with Windows 8.1 OS. Windows 8.1 is a poor substitute for XP which was the best OS Microsoft has produced. Partition and install windows 7 sp 1 was relat8ively easy. It bears no resemblance to xp but is acceptable in terms of speed and features.
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Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 2
2.0
Features 10
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Performance 10
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Overall quality 10
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Great Product

Techie in, TigerDirect.com
6 May 2014
  • Summary: Loving Windows 7 for my gaming computer. The 64 bit is responsive and reduced lag so much from my 32 bit XP.
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Overall 8
7.6
Value for money 6
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Features 8
8.0
Performance 6
6.0
Overall quality 10
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It's Win 7

tremors,, TigerDirect.com
6 May 2014
  • Summary: I only bought this because Microsoft quit supporting Win XP. There are a few things I see as an improvement, but it frequently hogs resources with things it is doing in the background that is very annoying. And no it isn't my old hardware. I'm running a 6 core AMD CPU with 8 gigs RAM and a 256 gig SATA 3 SSD.
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Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 10
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Features 10
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Performance 10
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Overall quality 2
2.0

:( Why Microsoft Why:(

,, TigerDirect.com
6 May 2014
  • Summary: Ok so it works great.. Except everything from xp is gone.... Why couldn't u just go into old OS and do it for me:( .. Thats Why I use Apple.. W Parallels I have All apple AND XP, AND windows7... Is it really that hard Microsoft.. U always break my heart... If I didn't like a desktop pc to play games I wouldn't know the heart break of pc users...
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Overall 8
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Value for money 8
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Features 8
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Performance 8
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Overall quality 8
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Avoiding Windows 8 at all cost

Rob,, TigerDirect.com
6 May 2014
  • Summary: Moving from XP (which was probably the high water mark for MS) to Windows 7 to avoid Windows 8 a little longer.
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Overall 8
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Value for money 8
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Features 8
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Performance 8
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Overall quality 8
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Windows 7 much better than stupid Windows 8

JAPETTY, TigerDirect.com
5 May 2014
  • Summary: bought windows 8 computer as nothing else is available anymore. Used this for a short period and started looking for a Windows 7 disk to put on the new computer. Windows 7 is truly the better of the 2 hands down. I even used a SDD so I can just put the old HDD with Windows 8 should I have a warranty issue the the new notebook. I can't express my true feelings enough about how much better Windows 7 is to use over that awful Windows 8.
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