Originally posted by: CoolDudePT
I can't answer any of your question as I don't own a SATA HDD. But I can tell you XP x64 is final by now, not beta.
Yes, I think it was available in the second quarter of 2005 or so. I'm going to wait until I see whether *all* my programs and devices will run properly on the x64 platform before switching my license, I guess. Meantime, I'll use the beta for testing. Thanks for replying.