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Vram how much of an effect does it have?

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just curious how much of a difference does the amount of vram on a card make?
    
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Depending on the resolution and game alot of difference.
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In terms of performance I would say not much.

Basically if you hit a vram wall the game is going to be unplayable. And if you don't then there are no problems.

So it's either you can play or you can't. And I have not seen one game that hits a vram wall that can't be fixed by lowering AA settings or removing a high-res texture mod or two.

It's not like adding more vram is going to net you more fps unless the game actually needs more.
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