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I have 4gigs of ram and the max ram usage was 3.7gb. and that was with 100 processes running and 5 tabs open in firefox.
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surely that q6600 can do beter 2.4........lol
lol im sure it can too, but unless I find a mobo that can OC it hella cheap and a heatsink..Im SOL on that.

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Yeah, just insane prices.

I thought about building something new. Maybe a 2600K with 16GB of ram. Pretty much all I need right now. The 5770's are doing good enough for BF3 at the moment. I could just sell the current CPU/Ram/Mobo.
yeah..i'd like to sell my rig but I wouldn't want to part it out as I'd probably get more selling it as is I would think. Then I'd have to find someone who wanted a 4 year old computer and would pay me like 400+ for just the tower lol. I have like 350 to put toward new components..just bought a tx650 v2 power supply and have a nzxt phantom case i won in a giveaway on the way...at this point idk what im going to do.
    
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It's enough, you must be running junk in your background.
you apparently cant read......start from page one....
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Okay here are the "benchmarks"

No combat: Min: 36 Max: 72 Avg: 55.033 (running my ass across the whole map)

Heavy combat: Min: 27 Max: 74 Avg: 47.3
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Okay here are the "benchmarks"

No combat: Min: 36 Max: 72 Avg: 55.033 (running my ass across the whole map)

Heavy combat: Min: 27 Max: 74 Avg: 47.3
Where is the screenshot of memory usage under Resource Monitor?
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Just ordered an 8GB kit in light of this.
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Lol at all the people who say 4GB is enough for gaming and any more is a waste
this i have 8GB...BF3 eats around...65ish percent when i start it up, power hungry game alright.
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Is no one else noticing a memory leak? I get 60 FPS one round, then 40 FPS (minimum) the next, in the same exact map.
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Only 1.5GB usage here....




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Is no one else noticing a memory leak? I get 60 FPS one round, then 40 FPS (minimum) the next, in the same exact map.
A memory leak would show up..... are you seeing a memory leak?
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Where is the screenshot of memory usage under Resource Monitor?
How am i supposed to get a screenshot of that while in game?
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