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Do certain CPUs offer certain advantages for Windows 7?

Do certain CPUs offer certain advantages for Windows 7?

I'm about to buy a new PC that will run Windows 7.

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Guest [Entry]

"TR's Windows 7 system guide: Recommendations for building the right enthusiast's PCs
Gives some configurations and suggestions

A Slashdot thread: Windows 7 On Multicore — How Much Faster? to slide over;
could be informative if you can handle some distraction.
Lighter reading at InfoWorld: How Intel Nehalem processors and Windows 7 work together"
Guest [Entry]

Windows 7 includes parallel processing enhancements that utilizes multi-core CPU's. Thus, you will gain solid performance improvements going from a Dual Core to a Quad core to a Core i7/i5 CPU.