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Windows 8.1[PC]
Windows_8.1/
Windows 8.1 PC Release date
EU Release Date:
Jun-26-2013
US Release Date:
Jun-26-2013
AU Release Date:
Jun-26-2013
Official release date


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Back of the Box
Windows 8.1 a free update to Windows 8. Windows 8.1 has new ways for you to personalize your PC and includes a wave of awesome new apps and services. Windows 8.1 was designed to power an exciting and affordable new generation of tablets and PCs. You'll be amazed by what a computer can do now.

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Windows 8.1 System Requirements
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GD Verdict
Minimum Requirements
1 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 2
DX 11
16 GB
FPS
Average Frames Per Second
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Premium Only FPS
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High Setting
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Ultra Setting
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Can I run Windows 8.1
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8.9

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Popular Game System Requirements
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Welcome. From this page you can submit a personal benchmark to GD. Once approved by GD admin everyone can search for your bench results here. The more results the more we all learn.

How To

Select a Tool in the form to the right, then select a Test. You will see a weblink appear beside your selection. Click this link to get the benchmark Tool. Try NovaBench for an all in one benchmark that is only 12Mb to download.

Run your choosen Benchmark Tool on your PC, using the benchmark tool's default setting. Take a screenshot displaying the benchmark score and information displaying your rig and submit that to us.

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Are my CPU and GPU supported for Windows 8.1?
I have directX 9c video card.

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Windows 8 better than this piece of trash in gaming performance .
_Other downfall from microsoft !!!!

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Are my CPU and GPU supported for Windows 8.1?


And if I install it, will I get some FPS boost in BF 3, CS:GO, Witcher 2, Red Orchestra 2…??

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Yes, your CPU and GPU are fine for running Windows 8.1.


And as far as the FPS boost goes, no one can say for sure if you will, considering your system is pretty weak to run those games. But some people, like myself, do experience an increase in the average FPS when compared to playing games on the Windows 7. Difference in FPS between Windows 8 and 8.1, not a lot, or maybe not at all, I think. Either way, you can at least run Windows 8 and 8.1

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Thank you for your anwser :)

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can i run this game???

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Lowest settings but doubt even that, sorry.

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really? i'm very sad :(

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I wish you the best luck :C.

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lowest settings ? is this a game ? :P

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Don't take serious…this is not game…i'm just kidding xD

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ye i knew that u was jking lele

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hahaha :P

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by installing windows 8.1 i lost my system rating and when i click on the start bar i cannot see like windows 7 all programs and other things.When i click on it it directs me to the apps

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I had 2 problems with the original windows 8. 1: sometimes windows 8 do not load up and 2: I had a blurry screen are these fixed in windows 8.1

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I'm using 8.1 from long time and I didn't face any of these problems you mentioned :D

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So is windows 8 worth the upgrade? My dad just bought a laptop with windows 8 on it and he hates it because he needs to sign in with a windows/hotmail account… is this true?

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Yeah, we need to sign in to Microsoft's account, but that can be removed by switching it over to local account :D

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It is the best and better than windows 7 because the aero is not there in windows 8.1 so it reduces ram and cpu usage to a less extent and gives a performance boost!

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Will this give me a better performance than windows 7?

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can i run it?

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