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Old 02-04-2007, 11:46 PM   #1
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Default Windows experience index rating

For those of you that have Vista installed, what is your Windows Experience Index? You know how Vista rates the performance of your machine? Here's how you get to it:

Right click on "Computer" and go down to properties. The Glass window pops up telling you that index number.

Mine is 4.2 at the moment. Microsoft says it's a nice number to be around but I can't seem to push 5.
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Old 02-05-2007, 10:32 AM   #2
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lowest is a 3.0, i belive for graphics. highest is 5.1 for the hard drive thinger.
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I have a 4.6
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Old 02-05-2007, 05:53 PM   #4
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from the few vista machines i've seen it is not an average, it is the lowest score from all of your hard ware, so those numbers are a little misleading. Also keep in mind that microsoft wouldn't want it to be maxed out with current system specs so i highly doubt anything we currently have would reach max.


this said, when running beta, my rig scored 4.9
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