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post #1 of 19
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Should I buy it?

Running Vista 64 bit - no page file enabled, and I do huge ammounts of multi tasking so I can acutally use 8GB.... I get that 'Low on virtual memory' too often now days


But is it worth the price tag?
    
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If you can use it and afford it then go for it. 64bit can use 8GB?
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It depends on the version of Vista, but yes more than likely it can.
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post #4 of 19
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Originally Posted by Mr. Jules View Post
If you can use it and afford it then go for it. 64bit can use 8GB?
64bit supports up to 128GB of RAM acutally.... lulz


I ordered it.... I need to get a fan to keep these things cool
    
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post #5 of 19
what will you be using it for? If you want to game on your server, then yes 8gb would be nice

You probably won't be needing it for gaming, but if you work for a long time in a 3d imaging program those undo levels can add up. 1gb lasts me all of 5-10 minutes of 3d work...

dang im to late
what will you be using it for?
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post #6 of 19
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Lately I have been doing uber-high res graphic work for wallappers and I have like 20 pics open at the same time... then ill tab into a game and take a screenshot then Windows gives me errors up the wazoo bout Virtual memory lol


I guess I got use for it
    
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post #7 of 19
Noez! Your supposed to get 4x2GB of the G.Skill

~Gooda~
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YES
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post #9 of 19
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Originally Posted by Havegooda View Post
Noez! Your supposed to get 4x2GB of the G.Skill

~Gooda~
I trust Ballistix name more than anything.... If I knew about those earlier... no questions asked, hands down, Crucial !
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YES
YES YES YES!
    
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post #10 of 19
Quote:
Originally Posted by XFreeRollerX View Post
64bit supports up to 128GB of RAM acutally.... lulz


I ordered it.... I need to get a fan to keep these things cool
theoretically.. 64 bit systems can address up to 16EB that is.. 16000 petabytes.. 16,000,000 teraybytes.... or 16,000,000,000 gigabytes of RAM
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