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Windows Vista on Studio Dell
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Dell has prepared for Windows Vista® for over a year, testing existing Dell hardware and
initiating a range of services to assist in the upgrading process. Select Dell PCs are
eligible for Express Upgrade to Windows Vista® , and include a Windows Vista® Upgrade Kit
and Dell Windows Upgrade Assistant DVD that will be shipped to you at no cost (shipping
and handling extra) as soon as Windows Vista® is released. Limited time offer. Other terms
and conditions apply. From full deployment to a slow migration, Dell Services can help.
You don't have to learn your way around your new operating system alone. Dell offers
free online training designed to teach you and your staff about the differences
between Windows Vista® and Windows XP, as well as introduce you to the new Microsoft
Office 2007 interface.
To upgrade and experience the full productivity features of Windows Vista® Business* a
few simple hardware changes might be required. To check your current hardware, use the
online Readiness Advisor Tool to scan your Dell system to determine compatibility, or
you can contact Dell directly for assistance. Dell will continue to offer Windows XP
on Windows Vista® Capable systems, allowing upgrading at a later date.
Find out if your systems are ready for Windows Vista®
Windows Vista® will scale to your specific hardware profile, offering more advanced
features and graphical usability with more sophisticated PCs. You can run and receive
the most of Windows Vista® today, and grow your system to see even more of it
|Basic Windows Vista Experience - No Aero||Windows Vista Aero Experience||Optimized Windows Vista Experience|
|System Memory||512MB RAM||1GB RAM*||2GB Dual Channel*|
|Graphics Memory||Integrated or discrete||128 MB Graphics Card (integrated or discrete)*||256MB Graphics Card|
|Processor||modern processor (>800MHz)||1 GHz 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64)||Dual-Core|
|Hard Drive||>15GB free (recommended)||40GB capacity, >15GB free||7200 rpm|
|Window Vista Aero Experience||None||Aero enabled as a default, but performance may be compromised as more
windows, applications and games are opened.||Can enhance Aero experience and system performance|
|Great for...||Booting the Operating System, without running applications or games||Multitasking (e-mail, basic photo editing, basic video editing, music,
spreadsheets, browsing, and other applications) The experience is only
assured in single monitor mode. Dual monitor is supported, but may affect
the aero premium experience.||Multi-tasking with power-hungry applications (large spreadsheets, advanced
video and photo editing, HD viewing and recording) Dual Monitor Usage|
Note: Not all Windows Vista® features are available for use on all Windows
Vista Capable PCs. All Windows Vista Capable PCs will run the core experiences of Windows
Vista, such as innovations in organizing and finding information, security, and reliability.
Some features - like the new Windows® AeroTM user interface - are only available in premium
editions of Windows Vista - and require advanced or additional hardware.
Check www.windowsvista.com/getready for details.