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Which Dell desktop  and Notebook specifications is good for Vista?

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I am looking to upgrade 2 Dell desktops and a notebook computer on my network. They are Optiplex, Dimension Inspiron computers with either 512mb or 1gb memory. Which computer specifications will you recommend for the Dell desktops and the notebook?
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Depending on the software you would like to run, vista should get at least 1, better 2 GB Ram minimum, 512 is not enough, not recommended.
And please think about presentations: if you plan to use aero, you need a decent video adapter as well, directx 9 capable.
CPU is not that important, so any Pentium-M with at least 1,5 GHz is fairly enough.
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