Windows 10: Who has the oldest Machine that runs Windows 10?

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  1.    21 Aug 2015 #1

    Who has the oldest Machine that runs Windows 10?


    So ive heard that Windows 10 can run on some fairly old PC's Let see who here is running the oldest setup with Windows 10 installed

    I have a laptop, a Dell Insprion 1520, which was bought brand new in May, 2008. It had Windows Xp on it. I then did an upgrade to Windows 7. I took the free upgrade to Windows 10.

    So, anyone here have an older setup than mine that is running Windows 10?
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    Windows10Pro 64Bit - Build 14393.1198
       21 Aug 2015 #2

    You got me beat, My HP Pavilion was new in 2009 came with win vista home edition. I've changed a lot of her insides thou since then. Lots of hardware upgrades.
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  3.    21 Aug 2015 #3

    mine was

    Factory specs-
    250GB Hdd
    2GB RAM
    2.4ghz Intel Core 2 Duo CPU

    Upgraded specs-

    1TB Hdd
    4GB RAM
    Still running same CPU
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  4.    21 Aug 2015 #4

    derekellis81 said: View Post
    I have a laptop, a Dell Insprion 1520, which was bought brand new in May, 2008. It had Windows Xp on it. I then did an upgrade to Windows 7. I took the free upgrade to Windows 10.
    That is interesting!

    I have a system from 2007 I believe. It also came with Windows XP and I have Windows 7 on it currently. No changes to the hardware done. On Windows 7 -compared to current PCs- I would say it feels slow.

    How is your old PC running with Windows 10? Would you say it is slower than it has been with Windows 7? Or is it about the same? (I won't ask if it got faster... ;-) )

    I am not sure, if I should upgrade this old machine. I mean: I could - but would I be happy with the result? In terms of speed?
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  5.    21 Aug 2015 #5

    Dell Dimension 4400 and 4550.
    Pentium 4 2.8GHz

    ~January 2002.


    IBM xSeries 225 (Server)
    Dual Intel XEON 2.8GHz
    ~June 2003.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  6.    21 Aug 2015 #6

    And happy with it or slow and unusable?
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    Windows 10 x86 14383 Insider Pro and Core 10240
       21 Aug 2015 #7

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    AMIBIOS Date 02/03/2005
    Intel Pentium 4 540 LGA775 Prescott 90nm Technology - Introduced 2nd Quarter 2004 - one of the first Intel CPUs with NX

    Perfectly usable, better in some ways than Windows 7 and 8 on more modern processors (no SpeedStep throttling).
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  8.    21 Aug 2015 #8

    This is a great thread and I'm going to watch it.
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  9.    22 Aug 2015 #9

    HP 2007 Laptop dv9729us runs Windows 10 pro with video drive issues not at native resolution but runs it just fine.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  10.    22 Aug 2015 #10

    derekellis81 said: View Post
    mine was

    Factory specs-
    250GB Hdd
    2GB RAM
    2.4ghz Intel Core 2 Duo CPU

    Upgraded specs-

    1TB Hdd
    4GB RAM
    Still running same CPU
    think about buying a SSD drive and use it along with your HDD
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 
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