Should You Switch to Windows 7? Pros, Cons, and an Informed Analysis With Windows 7 making its public debut in just a few short days, this article is for those of you wondering if it's worth the cost of upgrading from Vista. You might have heard some people say that it's Vista with a little more eyecandy, but after running Windows 7 through the gammut for a couple weeks, we can officially say that there's more to it than that. Below are all the features, updates, tricks, tips, and other niceties that have been added to Windows 7 that make it, in our opinion, far superior to Vista. With everything good comes things bad, however, and you want to know about what problems to expect before you drop the change for this bad boy. Knowing that, below you'll also find some cons that you should be aware of, and a final conclusion about who should upgrade and if it's worth its pricetag. If you want some benchmarking stats, skip to the end.