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4GB is enough, save your money for a more worthwhile upgrade like an SSD or a better gpu.
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post #22 of 29
Quote:
Originally Posted by landyzhu View Post
stay 2x2gb, ur mobo has issue with 4x2gb
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Originally Posted by Grief View Post
4GB is enough, save your money for a more worthwhile upgrade like an SSD or a better gpu.
Way to post in a thread that was finished 3 hours ago...
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Quote:
Originally Posted by landyzhu View Post
stay 2x2gb, ur mobo has issue with 4x2gb
lol?since when?
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post #24 of 29
My original Maximus Formula does 4 modules/8GB just fine, so I'd hope it's descendant does as well.
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4GB is enough, save your money for a more worthwhile upgrade like an SSD or a better gpu.
The OP already has an SSD (but good advice, I was going to initially mention the same until I saw it myself).
post #25 of 29
RAM nowadays is incredibly cheap so I'd even consider 16gb lol/
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RAM nowadays is incredibly cheap so I'd even consider 16gb lol/
no need for it especially when you don't use it.
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post #27 of 29
Well me personally i would go with the 8gigs, Most peoples computers takes at least 2gigs just to run idle on desktop. Then if you have any consoles like ps3 or xbox 360, and you wanna stream video or what not to them form your PC, thats going to take 2 gigs right there. Get a game going some gadgets, add-ons, temp monitor software and windows 7, maybe some utorrent or some video conversion going in back ground. Thats hitting over 4 gigs right there. Now if all you do is play 1 game.. and you dont multi-task, then 4gigs is fine. Id just see how close you are to hitting your cap of 4 gigs and if you are close when you are doing your daily stuff, then i would suggest the upgrade to 8 gigs.
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lol?since when?
since when it was launched, you wont post properly with your 4 slot RAM, in some worst case need to decrease your RAM default frequency in order to power up.
in addition, ur mobo running GPUs 16x16SLI ok?
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post #29 of 29
I'd say keep the 4 GB. 8 GB is very nice to have, but other than a slight speed increase, and the ability to burn discs+20 tabs of Chrome+Crysis+Winamp like me, doubt it'll help you.
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