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WinXP for Gaming?

Discussion in 'Games' started by fubart, Dec 12, 2001.

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  1. fubart

    fubart Thread Starter

    Mar 28, 2001
    Buying new machine ... gaming a priority. Will Windows XP be as smooth a system for running current games as 98? Also, what about my older games that specify 95/98 but never anticipated XP? Safer to stick with some version of 98 or maybe 2000 ... if so, which is considered optimum for gaming? A lot of questions--Thanks!
  2. Dark Star

    Dark Star

    Jun 8, 2001

    four pages on the very topic see the link below, however the long and the short of it is that WinXP delivers slower gaming performance than its Win9x brethren – definitely food for thought. ...


    Hope this helps.......


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