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Will more ram increase the speed of my netbook?

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I use my netbook for internet, music and VERY light gaming (mmmm doom 95...) I have never seen my netbook exceed the 1gb of ram while using task manager. If I get a 2gb stick will I see any performance increase.
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chances are, your netbook's GPU (which is often the processor itself) taps the system RAM to use as VRAM. Even if you only have Windows 7 basic, it couldn't hurt to run 2GB.
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What are the specs of the netbook? In general, a 2 GB upgrade gives much more overhead. I've always upgraded netbook RAM to at least 2 GB when possible. Less need for a pagefile which cuts down on hard drive thrashing
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2gb stick will give windows some relief.

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Yes. 2GB will help immensely.
     
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