Officially launched in January 2007, Windows Vista is the operating system on most recent performance of the company headed by Bill Gates, developed for use in desktop computers, laptops, notebooks, tablet PCs and media centers.
Its predecessor, Windows XP, he had five years in circulation, and due to their high costs and investments in development, the Windows Vista resulted in an important campaign.
Upgrades available include a new interface user, incorporation of Internet Explorer 7, a sidebar or sidebar, the new version of Windows Media Player, an RSS reader integration, System Windows Defender antispyware, replacement of the legendary Outlook Express and Windows mail, and greater speed and general performance.
This version of the operating system is started to sell in its 6 different versions, according to the possibilities and functionality available in each one of them. The versions were: Starter Edition, Home Basic, Home Premium, Vista Business, Vista Enterprise and Vista Ultimate.
Despite the time and effort invested in this new system, the reviews from users and experts soon be heard shortly after its release. Many criticized him for the time required for their development, in proportion to the actual performance of the system compared to others. In addition, others see the fact that the new user interface is so similar to those developed by the company competing Apple, ending in some cases concerned copies or Plagiarisms with suspicion.
Finally, the system was sold as the safest of all the historical line of Windows, and there was, however, detections of cases of failure of safety and interference by external agents.
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