Dan Tyan in his article says:
Five years in the making and this is the best Microsoft could do? No wonder so many users are clinging to XP like shipwrecked sailors to a life raft, while others who made the upgrade are switching back.
What is the point if I need 2GB RAM to run Aero 3D graphics? What if I do not have the option of buying a notebook with out Vista pre-installed?
Vista is growing by having it pre-installed on the machines put on sale. On almost any notebook/PC on sale! But, from what I have seen, quite a few of my friends have already re-formatted their PC and installed either XP or Linux.
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