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[TT] Corsair says that 4GB is better than 2GB

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Corsair sent us a PDF document before which takes 13 pages to explain why 4GB of memory is better than 2GB. This, of course, coming from a memory company, who is looking to sell as much of the stuff as possible.

Okay okay, we’re sorry Corsair. The document actually goes into quite good detail about the differences and some in-depth testing in several games including Company of Heroes, Crysis and Flight Sim X.


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Originally Posted by Thunderer View Post
Its kind of obvious though more ram = win !
post #3 of 54
Funny, considering I just ordered 4GB of RAM from Corsair and will also be using my current 2GB of Corsair RAM.
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I would've just gone with the maths of 4>2, but meh that's just me.
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If my XP Pro supported 4GB, then I'd have it...

But as such, I'm currently comfortable with the 2GB that I have now...
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4 > 2; Math FTW

For quad cores 4GB is a must.
    
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Originally Posted by AMDorElse View Post
4 > 2; Math FTW

For quad cores 4GB is a must.
Why would having a quad-core determine memory requirements?
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Why would having a quad-core determine memory requirements?
Yeah...my dual-core and 4gb run just fine. Of course I'd like to have more cores, but dual is fine at the moment.
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4 > 2; Math FTW

For quad cores 4GB is a must.
I assume he thinks he needs 1G per core? i unno

Edit: or he possibly means if you have the money to get a quad you "Should" have 4G, but for Vista you almost need 4G if you open alot of windows
    
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If they want to trade my 512x4 sticks for 4g worth then cool, if not they need to leave the basic math to school teachers.
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