New and changed features
Comparison with other OS
Windows 7 (formerly codenamed Blackcomb and Vienna)
Windows 7 is expected to be officially released in the third
quarter of 2009.
Its goal is to make sure Windows provides a great
foundation and energy saving opportunities
On 27 December 2008 Windows 7 Beta was leaked onto the
On 7 January 2009, the 64-bit version of the Windows 7
Beta (build 7000) was leaked onto the web.
Starter Edition Voting Machine Edition
Home Basic Edition Small Business Edition
Home Premium Edition Big Business Edition
Home Basic Premium Edition Secured Edition
Home Premium Basic Edition Institutional Edition
Tablet Edition Supranational Entity Edition
MID Edition Gaming Edition
UMPC Edition Ultimate Edition
Fancy SmartPhone Edition Penultimate Edition
Cash Register Edition Pirated Edition
Hardware requirements .
Windows 7 Beta recommended specifications
Beta Recommended Specs
Processor Speed 1 GHz (Either 32-bit or 64-bit)
Memory (RAM) 1 GB
Graphics card DirectX 9.0 capable
Graphics memory 128 MB (For Windows Aero)
HDD free space 16 GB
Other drives DVD-ROM
Audio Audio output
New and Changed Future .
multiple heterogeneous graphics cards
Gaming Support .
games will run in Windows 7 beta version using the Core i7
WDDM v.1.1 Win7 drivers are supposed to provide
reliability and performance
Support for 1280x1024 resolution also
Support for 3D animation, graphics with better pixel resolution