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if i add another gig of ram would help my gaming at a high effect or a so so effection fear is maxed out and hardley even hicups would 2 gigs make that go away?
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it would prob help ecspecially if you run any programs in the background, the biggest difference is 512 to 1g but going to 2 g definatly has its benefits
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I also think it would help. I have a system monitor running on my second monitor and as I play the big games like Oblivion and FEAR, etc. I see my RAM usage go as high as 900 or 1000 MB out of 1024. It certainly wouldn't hurt (unless you got crappy RAM and had to tone down your OC)
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Originally Posted by jr4000watts View Post
if i add another gig of ram would help my gaming at a high effect or a so so effection fear is maxed out and hardley even hicups would 2 gigs make that go away?
Oh yes. You will definately notice a diff.
    
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well im running the g skill 677 2.3 volts 4-4-4-12 if thats any help
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well try and get the same kind and i would definatly go for it
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