XP and slowing down my MB

Discussion in 'Windows, Linux & Others on the Mac' started by marcin0903, May 21, 2009.

  1. marcin0903 macrumors regular

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    Hi I wanna install via Boot Camp an XP, but would it slow my MB? I mean working on Mac OSX, start up/shut down time etc...? If yes, how much it'll slow it? I've got MB Alu, 2GHz, late 2008. Generally is it worth to install XP on MB for gaming, I mean, not for real gaming, for that I've got consoles, but sometimes I wanna play with friends CoD:WaW, Crysis etc...
     
  2. wesrk macrumors 6502a

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    it's just like having a windows machine, same thing, it responds as well as a pc with the same specs would, for the most past at least, I think.
     
  3. tallguy macrumors regular

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    Crysis and cod are pretty demanding games so you would probably just be able to run them on low settings. I'm sure someone on these forums has done it before. Macbooks aren't exactly gaming machines.
     

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