Video Tearing on windows 7 PC

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What components or elements of a Windows PC tend to lead to video tearing and choppy playback on YouTube's 1080p playback and similar?

I've got what I think is a pretty decent PC Spec and yet when playing video's on YouTube or Vimeo at full screen I can hear the CPU fan speed up a lot and the playback isn't always so great.

Also is Windows 8 any smoother for playing back videos?
Eventually I want to start editing some videos on my PC so I need to know the playback is nice and smooth.



Windows 7 Ultimate (x64) Service Pack 1
Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd. EG41MFT-US2H
3.20 gigahertz Intel Pentium Dual-Core
64 kilobyte primary memory cache
2048 kilobyte secondary memory cache
64-bit ready
Multi-core (2 total)
Not hyper-threaded
Bus Clock: 266 megahertz
BIOS: Award Software International, Inc. F7 11/04/2010
8192 Megabytes Usable Installed Memory
AMD Radeon HD 6570 [Display adapter]


hp DVD-RAM GH40L ATA Device [Optical drive]

INTEL SSDSA2MH160G1GN [Hard drive] (160.04 GB)
WDC WD10EARS-00Y5B1 [Hard drive] (1000.20 GB)

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