Vista vs XP

Discussion in 'Windows, Linux & Others on the Mac' started by Temptations, Apr 10, 2009.

  1. Temptations macrumors newbie

    Mar 18, 2009
    I want to install Windows onto my Macbook.

    Processor: 2.4 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo
    Memory: 2GB 667 MHz DDR2 SDRAM

    And I've looked around and people say that Windows doesn't run that smooth on Macbooks but I really could do with using it for a few things so I want to know which would work best with my specs.

    So basically, should I install vista or xp?
  2. RedRaven571 macrumors 65816


    Mar 13, 2009
    Vista is pretty, and has some nice upgrades, but is a resource hog compared to XP, although it should run fine with your specs. Additionally, IMO, from what I've read on these forums, it sounds like XP may be less buggy on a Mac.

    What programs do you want to run under Windows?
  3. Consultant macrumors G5


    Jun 27, 2007
    vista or xp

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