Will Windows Vista Run On Your Computer?

Microsoft's next major operating system release isn't quite ready for prime-time just yet, but we're sure many of you are wondering whether or not your rigs will be able to handle Vista when it arrives. The crew at PC Mechanic aims to answer some questions about Vista's hardware requirements in this article.

Some of their findings don't quite jibe with my own (specifically about memory usage), but there's some good info in their article nonetheless.  I wrote an article for the CPU Magazine recently regarding the hardware we recommend for Vista, be sure to pick up the May issue to check it out.

"The computing world is abuzz with rumors, and once in a while even facts, about Microsoft's new version of Windows, dubbed Vista. It's supposed to come out late this year for corporate customers, and in early 2007 for consumers."