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Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium Upgrade Edition for XP or Vista users (PC DVD) 1 User

Released on 22 October 2009

Manufacturer: Microsoft

(18 customer reviews)  |  Write a review

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Comment:NEXT DAY SPECIAL DELIVERY. Purchase price includes VAT. Guaranteed genuine, UK retail UPGRADE version. Boxed, brand new and factory sealed. Exactly the same as you would purchase directly from Microsoft. Part number GFC-00026. NOT A COPY/FAKE. NOT AN ILLEGAL IMPORT FROM THE USA. NOT OEM. NOT EDUCATIONAL. FREE NEXT DAY ROYAL MAIL SPECIAL DELIVERY WITH SAME DAY DISPATCH (if order received before 3.30pm Mon-Fri). Thanks for looking and please feel free to ask any questions - we aim to answer all inquiries within 15 minutes.

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The Best Entertainment Experience On Your PC
Windows 7 Home Premium makes it easy to create a home network and share all of your favorite photos, videos, and music. You can even watch, pause, rewind, and record TV. Get the best entertainment experience with Windows 7 Home Premium.

Easier To Use
Simplify your PC with new navigation features like Aero Shake, Jump Lists, and Snap.
Customize Windows to look and feel the way you like by changing themes and taskbar programs.
Setting up a home network and connecting to printers and devices is easier than ever.
Windows 7 Home Premium supports the latest hardware and software.


Windows 7 Simplifies Everyday Tasks


Desktop
Introducing improved taskbar previews, bigger icons, pinning, and creative ways to personalize.




HomeGroup
Takes the headache out of home networking, so it's easier to share files and printers.




Jump Lists
Speedy access to your favorite pictures, songs, websites, and documents.




Snap
A quick (and fun) new way to resize and compare windows on your desktop.




Windows Live Essentials
Must-have software for your PC-free! Get Mail, Photo Gallery, and other favorites.




Windows Search
At last, searching your PC is as simple as searching the web.



Windows 7 Works The Way You Want


Performance Improvements
It's designed to sleep and resume quicker, be less memory hungry, and spot USB devices faster.




Full 64-bit Support
Windows 7 makes the most of powerful 64-bit PCs, the new desktop standard.




Power Management
New power-saving features are designed to help laptops run longer.



Windows 7 Makes New Things Possible


Easier Wireless Networking
Windows 7 gets you online quicker, so you can work anywhere.




Windows Media Center
Watch, record, and pause live TV (additional hardware required).




Windows Touch
With Windows 7 and a touch-sensitive screen (additional hardware required), you don't always need a keyboard or mouse.

Minimum Requirements

  • 1GHz or faster 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor
  • 1GB RAM (32-bit) / 2GB RAM (64-bit)
  • 16GB available disk space (32-bit) / 20GB (64-bit)
  • DirectX 9 graphics processor with WDDM 1.0 or higher driver
  • Windows Vista Home Premium 32-bit or 64-bit
  • Please Note: Windows 7 Home Premium Upgrade includes both 32-bit and 64-bit versions and comes with Internet Explorer 8
  • Click Here To View Windows 7 Upgrade Compatability Chart

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  • This information is based on specifications supplied by manufacturers and should be used for guidance only.
  • customer Reviews

     Average rating (18 reviews)

     XPmeets like vista? NO! xp gets rocket shoes & face lift!

    | | See all NeoTrix09's reviews (1)

    This Version of Windows is the best yet by far, think XP with a face lift and a rocket pack! This OS looks and feels like no other availble with its coulout changing glass effect taskbars and windows. Its far easier than ever before to do anything! Do not be mistaken THIS IS NOT VISTA VAMPED UP! ITS NOT EVEN SUPPOSED TO BE! and you can tell, Microsoft have done a great deal with this and i would shake the hands of them all for this if i could! I urge you to buy this! dont worry about ULTIMATE AND PROFESSIONAL Unless you need them. To the average pc user/ gamer/family this is perfect! the other are not faster or better looking or anything they just have extra features. Have a look at the other versions and extra features! but most will be just fine with this one and at this price who can argue!

     This can be used as the retail

    | | See all Bluetac's reviews (2)

    Microsoft played a crafty one here folks , yes its supposed to be used as an upgrade but you can also do a clean install on a new build with it, you just need to install over the top when it dont accept the key the first time, you see as long as it finds a windows folder the key will work fine.
    so buy this one and not the retail and save half th price in the process.

    As for the windows 7 itself, i have been using it just fine both he eta when it was released and not the retail with only the one minor gripe and that is the x64 driver by ati is a little flaky at the moment , but thats ati's fault and not Microsofts.
    I do have to say that i am impressed at the moment, it feels faster than xp and s loads faster than vista (like ME not one of there better moments) but they have made up for at with& imo

     The best Windows release yet

    | | See all mini71's reviews (2)

    In the words of Steve Ballmer, "Windows 7 is Windows Vista with cleanup in user interface [and] improvements in performance", which pretty much sums it up. This is the user experience that Vista should have had if it hadn't been released too early. Would have been much more exciting if this had been released in 2005 as originally slated back in 2001, but it now just provides a much-needed modernisation of Windows and catches up with the competition in many areas. Great for XP and Vista users with modern hardware. While Home Premium is sufficient for most, Professional includes the "XP-mode" that some might need to run some old software that won't run on Vista or 7. My only gripe is that it that the upgrade should have been much cheaper for Vista users as this is really an essential "service pack" to make Vista more usable as far as Vista users are concerned. Excellent value for those upgrading from XP though.

     Upgrading to windows 7

    | | See all Paulip's reviews (1)

    After 5 attempts I have given up with upgrading to windows 7, life is to short. BEWARE of this software. I cannot wait for Googles new operating system.

     Excellent

    | | See all Victom's reviews (3)

    This is like the Windows XP upgrade, it works really fast, it never freezez like windows vista or "Program not responding" never hapens.

    Easy to install (took me arounf 25-30 minutes) you get options to keep files or reset hard drive aswel.

    I recommend you have 4GB of RAM memory.