FORUMS

Analysis & Opinion

Installing Windows?

246 posts
Thanks Meter: 12
 
By BLiapis, Senior Member on 23rd April 2014, 02:17 PM
Thread Closed Subscribe to Thread Email Thread
Has anyone installed windows (win7 to be specific) and whats your experience? Does it support Dx3D?
 
 
23rd April 2014, 02:29 PM |#2  
akusokuzan's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 39
 
More
do you mean on the Z1? lol
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to akusokuzan For This Useful Post: [ View ]
23rd April 2014, 04:14 PM |#3  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 239
 
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by akusokuzan

do you mean on the Z1? lol

I laughed so hard

Sent from my C6903 using XDA Premium 4 mobile app

---------- Post added at 05:14 PM ---------- Previous post was at 05:13 PM ----------

Quote:
Originally Posted by BLiapis

Has anyone installed windows (win7 to be specific) and whats your experience? Does it support Dx3D?

Why not go all the way with win 8?
But I think you got the wrong forum mate

Sent from my C6903 using XDA Premium 4 mobile app
The Following User Says Thank You to HellRoot For This Useful Post: [ View ]
24th April 2014, 12:41 AM |#4  
BLiapis's Avatar
OP Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 12
 
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by HellRoot

I laughed so hard

Sent from my C6903 using XDA Premium 4 mobile app

---------- Post added at 05:14 PM ---------- Previous post was at 05:13 PM ----------



Why not go all the way with win 8?
But I think you got the wrong forum mate

Sent from my C6903 using XDA Premium 4 mobile app

Yeah whats so funny about it? I asked if its possible to install a desktop version of windows (windows7) and whats its the perfomance. Also if its possible to even run Dx3D games .
24th April 2014, 12:56 AM |#5  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 53
 
More
On a Xperia Z1? We need more information about the hardware ^^
24th April 2014, 01:25 AM |#6  
poo-tang's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 1,375
 
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by BLiapis

Yeah whats so funny about it? I asked if its possible to install a desktop version of windows (windows7) and whats its the perfomance. Also if its possible to even run Dx3D games .

If asking about installing on a desktop/laptop PC? This would be the wrong forum or at least definitely the wrong section to talk about this topic.

If asking can you install Windows as an alternative OS on an Android smartphone? You can't.

The closest you can get to Windows desktop on a smartphone natively is running a Windows image in an emulator/virtual machine application like Bochs, Qemu or Dosbox Turbo. And even then you could only run Windows 95, 98 or XP at this time.

For more info about Bochs, Qemu check out this thread - http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1389700

Or try your luck with Dosbox - https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...ishstix.dosbox
The Following User Says Thank You to poo-tang For This Useful Post: [ View ]
24th April 2014, 01:43 AM |#7  
El Daddy's Avatar
Retired Forum Moderator
Flag Roseville, MN
Thanks Meter: 5,140
 
More
Question Answered.

Closed.
The Following User Says Thank You to El Daddy For This Useful Post: [ View ]
Thread Closed Subscribe to Thread

Guest Quick Reply (no urls or BBcode)
Message:
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes