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Microsoft Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM)

B&H # MIW7PSP164B Mfr # FQC-04649
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Product Highlights
  • Improved Desktop Navigation
  • Windows Search
  • Internet Explorer 8
  • Windows Media Center
  • HomeGroup Networking
  • Windows XP Mode
  • Domain Join
  • Network Backup
  • OEM Version

Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM) from Microsoft is the long-awaited successor to the ubiquitous Windows Vista operating system. Building upon Vista's impressive feature set, Windows 7 adds many features which simplify the way you use your PC, as well as the way that your PC connects to the world.

Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (SP1) is an important update that includes previously released security, performance, and stability updates for Windows 7. SP1 also includes new improvements to features and services in Windows 7, such as improved reliability when connecting to HDMI audio devices, printing using the XPS Viewer, and restoring previous folders in Windows Explorer after restarting.

The Professional edition of Windows 7 is designed to meet the needs of business and home use alike. It omits none of the features that are found in the Home Premium edition of the software. These include improved desktop navigation, improved speed, the Internet Explorer 8 web browser, Windows Media Center, and HomeGroup networking.

Features gained by moving up to the Professional edition include Windows XP Mode, which allows you to run legacy applications in a true virtualization of Windows XP. You'll also be able to join Domains, which is often a requirement for connecting to corporate networks. Finally, the Professional edition adds the ability to backup your system to a home or business network.

This version of the software is meant to be installed on 64-bit systems.

Note: The OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) version of Windows 7 can only be used with a single PC, and the license is non-transferable. Additionally, the software can't be used to upgrade a current version of Windows; it requires you to backup any data on your machine before you install it.

User Interface Enhancements

An improved taskbar allows you to launch programs and switch between them when they're open. You can pin any program to the taskbar, making it just a click away. Rearrange icons via clicking and dragging, Icons are bigger than in previous versions, making them easier to identify. Hover over an icon and view thumbnails of every file or window that is currently open in that program; hover over the thumbnail and see a full-screen preview of that window. Move the cursor away, and the preview disappears.
Jump Lists allow you to quickly reach files with which you've been working. Simply right-click an application icon to see which files it has recently opened. You can even pin files to a Jump List, ensuring they always appear on it, allowing you to access frequently-used files with only a few clicks.

Certain programs, including Windows Media Player, can pre-populate their Jump Lists with common tasks. You can play all of your music or resume the most recently played playlist via the Media Player Jump List. In Internet Explorer, frequently-visited and recently-visited websites will appear.
There are numerous Desktop enhancements present in Windows 7. Snaps allows you to quickly grab a window and pull it to either edge of your screen, automatically resizing the window to occupy half of your screen.

You can also quickly view gadgets, or grab a file from your desktop. Move your mouse to the lower right corner of your desktop and all open Windows will become transparent. Need to hide all but one window? Grab the one you would like to keep at the top and shake it, all other windows will hide. Shake the window again, and they'll return.
Windows Search has been improved since its introduction in Windows Vista. You'll be able to find files, e-mail messages, and applications via the search box, conveniently located at the bottom of the Start menu. Simply enter a word or a string of letters from the file name: you'll receive an organized list of results.

Search results are organized by file type. Programs, items in your control panel, documents, music, and photos that match your search will be grouped together by file type. You can further customize search results via filters: filter by creation date, document author, and more.
Windows 7 includes Internet Explorer 8, the latest iteration of Microsoft's popular web browser. Rendering web pages much faster than previous versions, IE8 includes an address bar, search tabs, and a Favorites bar to help you better navigate the web.

Instant Search starts returning results as soon as you start typing your query. In addition to searching the web, the search also looks through your browsing history, making it easier to locate a previously-visited page. There is no need to wait for a search to complete if you see your result beforehand: simply click on the page you'd like to visit and IE will take you there.

Accelerators allow you to highlight any part of a web page, and feed it into a frequently-used service as a search. See an address on a web page? Highlight it, and use an Accelerator to immediately display a map. You'll have access to Accelerators for e-mail, eBay, Facebook, blogging, mapping, search, translation, and more.

IE8 also supports Web Slices. Allowing you to capture only a portion of a web site, you can create web slices for auction items, sports scores, weather reports, and more. When the content contained in the slice changes, it will be highlighted in your Favorites Bar.
Device management has been greatly enhanced in Windows 7. Rather than spreading devices across several different screens, as had been done in previous versions of Windows, you'll be able to access all of your devices from one screen. The Devices and Printers screen will allow you to manage all of your printers, phones, peripherals, MP3 players, and other devices.

Windows 7 also features Device Stage technology. Use Device Stage to interact with any compatible device that is connected to your computer. You'll be able to view device status, and run common tasks from a single window. Device icons reflect the type of peripheral, allowing you to easily see what is connected.
While most folks with multiple computers already have a home network setup for Internet sharing, it is often difficult to share other files between computers. Enter HomeGroup. You'll be able to use this function to more easily setup a home network, allowing you to share printers and files among all of the computers in your home.
Joining networks can often cause a headache, especially for users who have access to different networks in different locations. Whether it be a corporate network, a VPN, your home Wi-Fi, mobile broadband, or dial-up, all of your networks are visible in the View Available Networks (VAN) window. You'll have one-click access to any available network, and you can configure automatic connection to frequently-used networks.

Performance and Compatibility

Windows 7 is optimized so that PCs start up, shut down, and resume from standby faster than previous versions. Added features, including the aforementioned Taskbar and Jump Lists, allow you to complete common tasks. You'll be able to use the Action Center to control how the OS notifies you of systems changes. Windows 7 helps you recover from problems when they occur, walking you through the steps necessary to address common issues.
Mobile computers rely on an all-too-often anemic battery for power. Windows 7 features a number of power-saving enhancements, designed to prolong battery life. Adaptive display brightness dims a display when you've been away from your PC, and playing DVD movies requires less power than in previous versions of Windows.
We all have existing hardware and software, and it is essential that they work with a new operating system as well as they did with the old. Most devices that work with Windows Vista will work with windows 7. Microsoft has implemented a "Compatible with Windows 7" program, which allows manufacturers to place a logo on devices and applications that are compatible with the OS. You'll also be able to run many productivity and business applications that carry the Windows XP logo. Additional software to do so is available as a free download from Microsoft.
In past versions, Windows would notify you via a pop-up or other message if there was something that needed attention on your computer. Instead of using intrusive pop-up messages, Windows 7 simply adds an icon to the Action Center.

Entertainment Features

Windows Media Center allows you to watch TV, movies, and other types of video on your computer. When used with TV tuner hardware, it allows you to record television programming. It features a streamlined programming guide, which contains both standard and digital HD program lists.
With more and more media becoming available in digital formats, it is often desirable to stream media from your PC to your home theater. Windows 7 simplifies streaming, making it much easier to send media to compatible networked media devices.
Windows Media Player features a "Play To" feature, which allows you to push media to a compatible network device, while maintaining playback control from your computer. Typing away on the laptop and in the mood to listen to some music, but not through a pair of tinny computer speakers? Play To can send music to a networked stereo, Xbox 360, or other compatible device. You'll have full control over playback from the familiar Windows Media Player interface.
In a perfect world you could keep all of your movies, music, and photos on every computer you own. However, we all know that notebook hard drives are not always spacious enough to allow for this. With Windows 7, you can access media stored on your home computer from your laptop via the Internet. Simply connect to your home PC remotely and listen to music, view pictures, or watch videos over the Internet. Both systems must be using Windows 7, of course.
Windows Live Essentials, a free download for Windows 7 users, adds several features that were present in Windows Vista, but have been omitted from Windows 7. It adds supports for multiple e-mail accounts, digital photo editing, instant messaging, and online security.
Windows 7 adds support for touch-screen computers, including those that support multi-touch gestures. Larger, touch-friendly icons are present throughout the OS. Interact directly with the OS and applications via touch: control media playback, scroll through documents and web pages, resize windows, and pan and zoom across large photos.

Multi-touch technology allows you to control the screen with more than one finger. You can zoom in on an image by moving 2 fingers closer together, in a pinching motion, or zoom out by moving them apart. Rotate an image by rotating 1 finger around another, and right-click by holding 1 finger on your target and tapping the screen with a second.

Service Pack 1

The included SP1 / Service Pack 1 is a Windows update package that helps make the software more reliable. It includes previously released security, performance and stability updates for Windows 7. SPI provides improvements to features and services in Windows 7, including better reliability when connecting to HDMI audio devices, printing with the XPS Viewer, and restoring previous folders in Windows Explorer after a restart.
Application Operating System
Compatibility PC
System Requirements Computer: 1 GHz
Memory: 2 GB (64-bit)
Available Disk Space: 20 GB (64-bit)
Graphics: DirectX 9 graphics device with WDDM 1.0 or higher driver

Additional requirements to use certain features:
Internet access (fees may apply)
Depending on resolution, video playback may require additional memory and advanced graphics hardware
For some Windows Media Center functionality a TV tuner and additional hardware may be required
Windows Touch and Tablet PCs require specific hardware
HomeGroup requires a network and PCs running Windows 7
DVD/CD authoring requires a compatible optical drive
BitLocker requires Trusted Platform Module (TPM) 1.2
BitLocker To Go requires a USB flash drive
Windows XP Mode requires an additional 1GB of RAM, an additional 15GB of available hard disk space, and a processor capable of hardware virtualization with Intel VT or AMD-V turned on
Music and sound require audio output

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MicrosoftWindows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM)
 
4.7

(based on 24 reviews)

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    (18)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (17)
  • Useful features (14)
  • Good power output (13)
  • Easy to navigate (12)
  • Manages software collaboration well (8)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Graphics & publishing (10)
    • Multimedia (10)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Quality oriented (18), Budget shopper (4)
      • Primary use:
      • Personal (14), Business (8)
      • Computer Platform:
      • PC (17), Mac (5)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    The Best Windows version yet ...

    I just assambled a new computer.
    Since I bought several hardware components from B&H choosing this OEM copy of Windows made a lot of sense to me in order to save...Read complete review

    I just assambled a new computer.
    Since I bought several hardware components from B&H choosing this OEM copy of Windows made a lot of sense to me in order to save some money.

    I am an old Windows user ( since the old Windows 3.1 MS-DOS days ) and I can say without a doubt that Windows 7 is the best Windows version up today.

    Since I also installed 16 GB of RAM on the new computer the 64bit version of Windows 7 was in need to recognize, use and work with that memory.

    I am very happy with the perfomance and the easy to get updates via the Internet. I really recommend this version if you are still working with Windows Vista or Windows XP.

    Of course I found all the correct drivers for my new hardware and Windows 7 handles them very good, reliable and fast.

    Here is a list of the components of this new computer just in case it could help anyone:

    - Zalman GS1000 Titanium Tower Case
    - Thermaltake Toughpower 1200W Power Supply ( Model W0133RU )
    - Asus P8Z68-V GEN3 Motherboard
    - Intel Core i7-2600K Quad Core Processor
    - Prolimatech Megahalems CPU Heatsink
    - 2 Sets of Crucial Ballistix 8GB DDR3-1600 RAM Kit - BL2KIT51264BA160A
    - LG BH08LS20 Super Multi Blue Blu-ray Disc Rewriter
    - 2 Crucial m4 SSD SATA III 128GB - CT128M4SSD2 in RAID 0 Array
    - 2 Icy Dock 2.5 to 3.5 Drive Cases for housing the SSD Drives - MB882SP-1S-2B
    - Hard Disk WD Caviar Green SE16 1TB SATA II 16MB Cache 7200 RPM - WD10EACS
    - Logitech Wireless Keyboard K320
    - Logitech Wireless Mouse Performance MX
    - Dell Monitor U2412M
    - Dell SoundBar With Virtual Surround AY511
    - Dell Laser Color 1250c Printer
    - Microsoft Windows 7 64-bit Operative System

    * May add later a couple of video cards.
    At this time I am using the integrated CPU Video solution with nice results.

    Hope that helps.

    VS

    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    ITS WIDNOWS... WHAT TO SAY

    Its useful. but has a useless search engine.. total joke. i guess that when youre as big as MS you can release manure with no penalties. if it were my small business...Read complete review

    Its useful. but has a useless search engine.. total joke. i guess that when youre as big as MS you can release manure with no penalties. if it were my small business i would go bankrupt fast. BUT im sure its better than the kids edition called windows 8 for online addicts. i just needed it to run 64bit editing. mainly i like the resize partition utility. otherwise, compared to xp pro, i find it a drag to use.

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    5.0

    Great price on a Authentic software

    By Ken

    from Gahanna ohio

    Comments about Microsoft Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM):

    Installed great!

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    5.0

    Rescued from 8.0

    By Barry Access Producer

    from Central Massachusetts

    About Me Quality Oriented

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Install
    • Easy To Navigate
    • Manages Software Collaboration Well

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Multimedia

      Comments about Microsoft Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM):

      We are upgrading our studio's computers and we were not about to be stuck with Windows 8. 7 is stable and meets our needs.

      • Primary use:
      • Business
      • Computer Platform:
      • PC

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      4.0

      Worked As Described & Look

      By Try

      from Los Angeles, CA

      About Me Value Oriented

      Verified Buyer

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        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Microsoft Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM):

            Works on a macs running it in, native (Bootcamp) or virtual (Parallels or VM Ware), but be aware that Parallels requires activation with an online connection and activation in 14 Days otherwise you can not install it.

            • Primary use:
            • Personal
            • Computer Platform:
            • Mac

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            5.0

            Windows 7: For serious gamers.

            By SKS Plays

            from Lexington, KY

            About Me Quality Oriented

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Install
            • Easy To Navigate
            • Gaming Enthusiast Friendl
            • Manages Software Collaboration Well
            • Powerful
            • Useful Features

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Gaming
              • Multimedia
              • Streaming

              Comments about Microsoft Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM):

              If you are building a PC for serious video game habits or streaming, this is the OS you want to install. Windows 8 is designed for tablets and people who have no idea what they are doing. If you want to set your computer up to run completely, this is the OS that you want. Professional is the level you want due to its ability to recognize more ram and ease of use. No hidden desktop here. Use this one. It will make your life easier.

              • Primary use:
              • Personal
              • Computer Platform:
              • PC

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              5.0

              Love Windows 7

              By patk570

              from Colorado Springs

              About Me Quality Oriented

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Install
              • Easy To Navigate
              • Manages Software Collaboration Well
              • Powerful
              • Useful Features

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Educational Purposes
                • Graphics & Publishing
                • Multimedia

                Comments about Microsoft Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM):

                Windows 7 is the most user friendly and best expierence you can get for your computer. The features and benefits of this OS is perfect. I would recommend Windows 7 to anyone!

                • Primary use:
                • Business
                • Computer Platform:
                • PC

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                5.0

                Just what I was looking for.

                By pcupgrader

                from Bristol,CT

                About Me Value Oriented

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Install

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Microsoft Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM):

                    Installed like a charm. Just needed to go online and activate. Fast shipping!

                    • Primary use:
                    • Personal
                    • Computer Platform:
                    • PC

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                    5.0

                    Needed more memory for Photography

                    By Charlie

                    from Coldspring, Texas

                    About Me Quality Oriented

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Powerful

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Graphics & Publishing

                      Comments about Microsoft Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM):

                      was running photoshop on a Win 7 /32 and was having memory issues. upgraded to Win 7/64: no more memory issues.
                      Great upgrade.

                      • Primary use:
                      • Business
                      • Computer Platform:
                      • PC

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                      5.0

                      Just what I needed

                      By gotztofly

                      from Phoenix, AZ

                      Verified Buyer

                      Comments about Microsoft Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM):

                      as described

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                      5.0

                      It's windows 7 not much more to say

                      By contractcooker

                      from Detroit, MI

                      About Me Quality Oriented

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Easy To Install
                      • Easy To Navigate
                      • Powerful
                      • Useful Features

                      Cons

                      • Too expensive

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about Microsoft Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM):

                        Better than windows 8

                        • Primary use:
                        • Personal
                        • Computer Platform:
                        • PC

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                        4.0

                        Not the latest

                        By Nic

                        from Santa Monica, CA

                        About Me Quality Oriented

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Easy To Install
                        • Manages Software Collaboration Well

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                            Comments about Microsoft Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM):

                            Not the latest, but probably the most user friendly Windows if you want to update from an older XP or Vista.
                            Easy to install with most drivers embed.
                            However is not able to see some older network peripherals (Scanner) that are no longer supported.

                            • Primary use:
                            • Personal
                            • Computer Platform:
                            • PC

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                            5.0

                            Happy I upgraded from XP

                            By Devo

                            from Montreal, CA

                            About Me Quality Oriented

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Easy To Install
                            • Easy To Navigate
                            • Manages Software Collaboration Well
                            • Powerful
                            • Useful Features

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Multimedia

                              Comments about Microsoft Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM):

                              I installed an SSD and upgraded to Win 7. The boot up is really quick. I wish I had done this sooner.

                              • Primary use:
                              • Personal
                              • Computer Platform:
                              • PC

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                              5.0

                              Windows 7

                              By Mr B

                              from Houston, TX

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                                Cons

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                                    Comments about Microsoft Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM):

                                    Windows Sever. Not ready for windows 8.

                                    • Primary use:
                                    • Personal
                                    • Computer Platform:
                                    • PC

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                                    5.0

                                    Why go Win 8?!

                                    By poohatur

                                    from Irvine, CA

                                    About Me Quality Oriented

                                    Verified Buyer

                                    Pros

                                    • Easy To Install
                                    • Easy To Navigate
                                    • Useful Features

                                    Cons

                                      Best Uses

                                      • Graphics & Publishing
                                      • Multimedia

                                      Comments about Microsoft Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM):

                                      Windows 7 is fast and friendly, and more business oriented/compatible than Windows 8. I used it to replace an old Win XP laptop. Works like a charm.

                                      • Primary use:
                                      • Business
                                      • Computer Platform:
                                      • PC

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                                      5.0

                                      Loaded on Mac mini 2.6 i7 with bootcamp.

                                      By viktas

                                      from Wharton NJ

                                      About Me Quality Oriented

                                      Verified Buyer

                                      Pros

                                      • Easy To Install
                                      • Easy To Navigate
                                      • Manages Software Collaboration Well
                                      • Powerful
                                      • Useful Features

                                      Cons

                                        Best Uses

                                          Comments about Microsoft Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM):

                                          this is a one time install and only for one machine. not sure if you can move it from machine to machine. hence the price savings against a full copy of the same software. $ off. I loaded my copy with bootcamp on my new mac mini i7 with fusion drive. seems the fusion drive pushed geekbench on windows 7 Pro to 12,000. Mac OSX 10.8.2 got 13,000 +. no problems or issues all is lovely having both systems since I use Panasonic AVCHD and it's easier processed in windows.

                                          • Primary use:
                                          • Personal
                                          • Computer Platform:
                                          • Mac

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                                          3.0

                                          ITS WIDNOWS... WHAT TO SAY

                                          By speedorms

                                          from milan, mi.

                                          About Me Quality Oriented

                                          Verified Buyer

                                          Pros

                                          • Easy To Install
                                          • Useful Features

                                          Cons

                                            Best Uses

                                            • Graphics & Publishing

                                            Comments about Microsoft Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM):

                                            Its useful. but has a useless search engine.. total joke. i guess that when youre as big as MS you can release manure with no penalties. if it were my small business i would go bankrupt fast. BUT im sure its better than the kids edition called windows 8 for online addicts. i just needed it to run 64bit editing. mainly i like the resize partition utility. otherwise, compared to xp pro, i find it a drag to use.

                                            • Primary use:
                                            • Personal
                                            • Computer Platform:
                                            • PC

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                                            5.0

                                            Solid Operating System

                                            By Tzar Igor

                                            from Weed, CA

                                            About Me Value Oriented

                                            Verified Buyer

                                            Pros

                                            • Easy To Install
                                            • Easy To Navigate
                                            • Powerful
                                            • Useful Features

                                            Cons

                                            • Pricey

                                            Best Uses

                                            • Graphics & Publishing
                                            • Multimedia

                                            Comments about Microsoft Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM):

                                            Windows 7 Professional is the only option out there for a solid, mature and full featured operating system. Windows 8 is a joke (reminds me of Vista as another Microsoft blunder). I installed it on my new computer build without any hitches and it is fast.
                                            Of course, it is too pricey even for the OEM version.

                                            • Primary use:
                                            • Personal
                                            • Computer Platform:
                                            • PC

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                                            4.0

                                            It's Windows.

                                            By Skip Souza

                                            from Visalia, ca

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                                            Pros

                                            • Useful Features

                                            Cons

                                            • Microshaft

                                            Best Uses

                                            • Home

                                            Comments about Microsoft Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM):

                                            I have used XP Pro for years and moved to Win 7 only when forced to. It has not been painless but it seems to be working.

                                            • Primary use:
                                            • Personal
                                            • Computer Platform:
                                            • PC

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                                            3.0

                                            Best choice for a new Windows desktop

                                            By N1ckFG

                                            from NYC

                                            About Me Quality Oriented

                                            Verified Buyer

                                            Pros

                                            • Easy To Install

                                            Cons

                                            • USB3 issues

                                            Best Uses

                                            • Graphics & Publishing

                                            Comments about Microsoft Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM):

                                            Out of the bewildering array of Windows 7 distributions on offer, this is probably the one you want for a new desktop. The "Professional" is the cheapest version that allows dual physical CPUs (not to be confused with multiple cores and hyperthreading, which all versions support).

                                            • Primary use:
                                            • Business
                                            • Computer Platform:
                                            • Mac

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                                            5.0

                                            Best bang for the buck

                                            By Bob the Builder

                                            from Minot, ND

                                            About Me Quality Oriented

                                            Verified Buyer

                                            Pros

                                            • Easy To Install
                                            • Easy To Navigate
                                            • Manages Software Collaboration Well
                                            • Powerful
                                            • Useful Features

                                            Cons

                                              Best Uses

                                              • Educational Purposes
                                              • Graphics & Publishing
                                              • Multimedia

                                              Comments about Microsoft Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM):

                                              Exactly as advertised. The OEM version is only 64-bit. But since you can only install this on one machine and with current software and peripherals why bother with 32-bit? - 32-bit has limitations in performance and memory (which also affects the performance), but 64-bit opens it up.

                                              • Primary use:
                                              • Personal
                                              • Computer Platform:
                                              • PC

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                                              5.0

                                              Great price!

                                              By SeeCraig

                                              from Brooklyn, NY

                                              About Me Quality Oriented

                                              Verified Buyer

                                              Pros

                                              • Easy To Install
                                              • Powerful
                                              • Useful Features

                                              Cons

                                                Best Uses

                                                • Multimedia

                                                Comments about Microsoft Windows 7 Professional with Service Pack 1 (64-bit) (OEM):

                                                It's a real Windows OS at a great OEM price. Used it on Mac with Bootcamp. Imagine being able to get this at B&H at a price that matches online stores.

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                                                • Business
                                                • Computer Platform:
                                                • Mac

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