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My sig line pc is what I use for gaming and I'm wondering if I should upgrade to 64-bit win 7. Will I experience better framerates on game with 8 gigs of RAM vs my 2.9 gigs? I'm thinking of just buying 2 more 2gig sticks for the mobo in addition to the 2 2gig sticks I have now. Any advice would be appreciated.
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Samsung 850  Cooler Master GeminII M4 *nix, Windows 10 BenQ 32"  
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Corsair 430 Cooler Master Elite 130 Schitt Stack modi/magni 
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Intel i3 4130 Supermicro MBD-SLL-F-O uATX Crucial CT102472BD160B jbods 
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Unless you are using almost all of your memory while gaming, no it wont help you.

What game are you having low framerates on?
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I use about 85-99 percent of it on bc2. I haven't tried bc3 yet because I still don't feel like shelling out $60 for it. But I am going to get skyrim when it comes out.
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Samsung 850  Cooler Master GeminII M4 *nix, Windows 10 BenQ 32"  
PowerCaseAudio
Corsair 430 Cooler Master Elite 130 Schitt Stack modi/magni 
CPUMotherboardRAMHard Drive
Intel i3 4130 Supermicro MBD-SLL-F-O uATX Crucial CT102472BD160B jbods 
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Samsung 850  Cooler Master GeminII M4 *nix, Windows 10 BenQ 32"  
PowerCaseAudio
Corsair 430 Cooler Master Elite 130 Schitt Stack modi/magni 
CPUMotherboardRAMHard Drive
Intel i3 4130 Supermicro MBD-SLL-F-O uATX Crucial CT102472BD160B jbods 
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