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Poll Results: 8GB or 16GB ??

 
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    8GB
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    16GB
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post #11 of 16
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Quote:
Originally Posted by 512TBofRAM View Post

RAM is already extremely cheap an it's getting progressively cheaper. With new games such a BF4 and Crysis 3 coming out, the extra 8 Gigs of RAM would be a wise, cheap and noticeable investment. Also, if you find that you're not using your RAM's capacity, you could use the rest as a "RAMdisk"... It's essentially using the extra, unused RAM as a small storage folder and blazing speeds that are often 10 times faster than SSDs. Here's a link to a video that'll explain it in more information.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OIaz5WktAGg


Hope this post helped! thumb.gif

Thank you very much. biggrin.gif
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post #12 of 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by 512TBofRAM View Post

RAM is already extremely cheap an it's getting progressively cheaper. With new games such a BF4 and Crysis 3 coming out, the extra 8 Gigs of RAM would be a wise, cheap and noticeable investment. Also, if you find that you're not using your RAM's capacity, you could use the rest as a "RAMdisk"... It's essentially using the extra, unused RAM as a small storage folder and blazing speeds that are often 10 times faster than SSDs. Here's a link to a video that'll explain it in more information.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OIaz5WktAGg


Hope this post helped! thumb.gif
Not true in Australia . Our ram prices have almost doubled in the last 2 to 3 weeks .
I would still go for 16 gig though .
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post #13 of 16
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maybe 32GB ? and use AMD RAMdisk ? lmaosmiley.gif
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post #14 of 16
This is a FYI.
Most AMD FX chip can't use 4 stick that is higher than 2000.
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post #15 of 16
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Originally Posted by dixson01974 View Post

This is a FYI.
Most AMD FX chip can't use 4 stick that is higher than 2000.

If ill get 32GB 1866MHz i should be good on my X6 1090T and FX 8350 no problem thinking.gif ?
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post #16 of 16
Quote:
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Quote:
Originally Posted by dixson01974 View Post

This is a FYI.
Most AMD FX chip can't use 4 stick that is higher than 2000.

If ill get 32GB 1866MHz i should be good on my X6 1090T and FX 8350 no problem thinking.gif ?

Should be yes, i just wouldn't try to OC the RAM, just use the Multi if you want more speed. I would vote 16GB, it's cheap, the prices will only go up and if the Next Gen Consoles are gonna have 8GB of RAM, we will need 16GB+ to run the piss poor ports lol
 
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