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FREE 1TB HDD When you buy Vista Ultimate!

Discussion in 'Hot Deals' started by alexp999, Jan 23, 2009.

  1. alexp999

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  2. DanTheBanjoman Señor Moderator

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    They're basically saying Vista is so bloated, you require a TB of space for it :)

    Good deal though, shame I don't need Vista.
    thebeephaha says thanks.
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    Good deal. Though I wouldn't buy it unless they were offering it with the 64bit version.
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    The key you get will work on 64-bit tho.
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    From what I've heard, the 32-bit and 64-bit use the same keys. So if you could get hold of an 64-bit version somehow, you can use the 32-bit key. But I'm not sure, so you have to check elsewhere for confirmation.
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    Worked for 3 pc's i updated from oem 32bit vista to 64bit vista, just get yourself a 64bit vista disk that either matches the version you want to install (home/business/ultimate/ basic:shadedshu) or better (ultimate) and away you go. I think you can do it off any vista disk and it downloads the extra stuff you'd miss from using the wrong version disk (eg basic) BUT i can't be sure on that.

    That's a good find OP - the samsung disk goes for around £70 these days so you're getting vista ultimate for £70, not a bad deal at all :)
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    tigger I'm the only one

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    I'm using a 32bit home premium key on 64bit home premium,so i can confirm it does work.

    That is a good deal though.
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    With ultimate, the 64bit and 32bit discs come in the box.
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    Not a bad deal, just don't need, nor want Vista. Server 2003 FTW!
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    Note carefully this is OEM version.
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    unless I'm mistaken - that means ONE license for ONE rig
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    Something aint right about this. They are advertising the FULL PRICED Vista Ultimate which they are discounting from £215, not the OEM version which goes for around £130 (as has been noted above). Either the extended specs are incorrect or this is false advertising IMO.
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    tigger I'm the only one

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    I've used my oem vista on 3 or 4 differant motherboards.
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    Call The Police!

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    Can you hear the siren? LOL
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    This is the UK so they are just disco lights.
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    Can you hear the music?
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    My names' Tommy, so no.....
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    Great buy! I would sure buy some if it was the other way around, "FREE Vista Ultimate When you but 1TB HDD".
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    LMFAO, it might be cheap concidering but not worth that much still.
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    You're showing your age. LOL :roll:
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    LOL, bugger, you got me there. Mind you, pot calling the kettle black if you caught the reference!!

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