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Now that's a problem. It shouldn't be taking THAT much! It using around 2-3GB maybe, but whoa 8GB?!

Yeah the game eats my RAM. I mean I have a few things in the background but it's not like I'm running VM's or anything
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I had to get another 4 GB to make it up to 8 GB of RAM to play this game. It was unplayable with 4 GB, constant stuttering.
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You people and claims of BF3 using crazy amounts of RAM. What a joke.
    
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You people and claims of BF3 using crazy amounts of RAM. What a joke.

Lol. You want a screenshot of my ram usage while playing?
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Unless it's a project of mine, I don't even look at how much ram a program uses anymore. lol.
 
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post #26 of 62
there's no way bf3 should be using 8gb of ram. ghooble there's something seriously wrong with your config.

max usage i get is 1.5gb
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Bf3 has a bad memory leak. Restart your computer, check your memory usage. Play bf3 for a hour, close bf3 and check your memory usage. Oh how your RAM usage mysteriously is more even though the game is closed. Now start it back up and play another hour. Close bf3 and check again, and mysteriously its again using even more. :/

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post #28 of 62
Mine uses 4.6Ghz because i have these things running on the background.

1) RocketDock
2) Rainmeter
3) Steam
4) 3 Remote Servers ( 2 for Videos, 1 for Remote Desktop)

My friend had 4Gb and he does not stutter.
8GB is only needed if you dont want to close stuff or be close to the limit. He hit 3.6GB usage in BF3.
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post #29 of 62
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You people and claims of BF3 using crazy amounts of RAM. What a joke.

Lol. You want a screenshot of my ram usage while playing?

I want a screen shot of the process, not your 'overall' usage! Yes please!

It would be preferable to get it from Resource Monitor instead of the Task Manager. wink.gif
    
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I want a screen shot of the process, not your 'overall' usage! Yes please!
It would be preferable to get it from Resource Monitor instead of the Task Manager. wink.gif

Oh no no no. That's not what I meant. The game takes a big chunk, but not like 6gb. I was referring to my total usage+BF3= ~7.5gb. Sorry if I confused people.
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