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Better operating system than 64 bit?

By bkkumaris4u ·
I want to ask one general question here, We have seen 32 bit and 64 bit Operating System.Is there any other larger size bit Operating System exist? If yes can you please share the link to download it.? I want the best speed operating system.

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Better in what way?

by samgord In reply to Better operating system t ...

"Better" in what way, for what purpose/function? Seldom is anything clearly "better" in every aspect conceivable. There are processors with 128 bit arithmetic around, but most software finds 64 bit adequate.

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In Personal Computers there have been many different Operating Systems

by OH Smeg Moderator In reply to Better operating system t ...

The most common ones have been 8 bit then 16 bit then 32 bit and now in large scale roll out the 64 Bit Systems.

I am under the impression that Microsoft and numerious of the other OS Makers are curently working on a 128 Bit System and software but as yet there is no hardware to support these new OS's that are yet to be put into use. I do know that the Linux Foundation is working on a 256 Bit OS/Software but that is a long way off at the moment as first there needs to be hardware introdsuced in production that supports 128 bit. It's not yet close and may in all likely hood be rendered as useless if they get Quantum Computing hardware to be freely available.

So instead of asking if a better OS exists than 64 Bit the real question is

WHAT CAN MY HARDWARE ACTUALLY RUN and if that is currently 64 Bit OS's that will be the best for your current hardare.

While 64 Bit Hardware can run 32 bit and lower OS's it need not necessarly work at it best and the same applies to new hardware that runs higher Bit Rating OS's as like AMD when they first brought out their original 64 Bit CPU's found that they had to make design changes to run what the software makers where prepared to support so even getting the newest and biggest hardware need not necessarly mean it's going to work with what the Software Makers supply.

If you want to go back even further the Mainframes made by IBM where the women sewed the Memory onto fabric to use in the units was 2 bit if I remember correctly and they did quite a lot for what they where and where very fast as they did not suffer from Code Bloat as they had so little to work with.

That is something that has got progressively worse since the introduction of Microsoft OS's and Software but some of that revolves around the need for Backward Compatability and the rest is just Sloopy Coding. I remember a very old engine managment system that had a massive 64K capacity for code to be written into and that supported different Engine Maps for every 50 RPM of the engine speed from idle to beyond usable power. If I remember correctly that supported 4 Bit Software but it was a long time ago now.

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