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Operating Systems

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate
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Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate

Windows 7 is more than what Vista should have been, it's where Microsoft needed to go. How much damage Vista did and whether Windows 7 is enough for people to finally abandon Windows XP are questions that nobody has the answers to right now.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on July 31, 2009
3.5 stars User rating out of 3 votes
Microsoft Windows 9
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Microsoft Windows 9

Microsoft may be ready to ditch the woes of Windows 8 for something new and different.

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Windows Phone 8.1
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Windows Phone 8.1

Windows Phone 8.1 is the best update yet, thanks to its revamped design and modern features, but it lags behind iOS and Android.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on April 14, 2014
5 stars User rating out of 7 votes

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Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks
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Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks

As it's a free upgrade that gives you more apps, improved features across the board, and better performance, there is really no reason not to get Mavericks on your Mac.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on October 24, 2013
2.3 stars User rating out of 15 votes
Apple iOS 7
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Apple iOS 7

Provided you take the time to find your way around, iOS 7's new design makes it a compelling upgrade that completely transforms Apple's mobile OS.

4 stars Editors' rating on September 18, 2013
1 star User rating out of 110 votes
Windows Vista Ultimate
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Windows Vista Ultimate

Windows Vista is essentially warmed-over Windows XP. If you're currently happy with Windows XP SP2, we see no compelling reason to upgrade. On the other hand, if you need a new computer right now, Windows Vista is stable enough for everyday use.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on January 23, 2007
3 stars User rating out of 2 votes
Google Android L
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Google Android L

Google gives us a preview of the future of its mobile operating system.

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Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite
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Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite

At the WWDC 2014 conference, Apple unveiled its redesigned Yosemite operating system that will run on Mac desktops and laptops.

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Google Android KitKat
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Google Android KitKat

Android 4.4 KitKat brings Android to the masses, introduces a minimal design, and puts Google search in your dialer.

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Microsoft Windows 8 Pro (Upgrade, French)
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Microsoft Windows 8 Pro ( Upgrade, French)

Microsoft makes an aggressive, forward-thinking, and bold statement for the future of PCs with Windows 8, and vast security and speed improvements more than justify the $40 upgrade price.

4 stars Editors' rating on August 15, 2012