Originally Posted by N0 F34R 1488
24GB of memory? As in RAM? What in the world would you need 24GB for?
It's not an unheard of amount of memory at all. Many servers have a max of 128GB or more. I've used a server in our Math department that had 64GB of memory installed.
I, for one, welcome this new upper-bound, except that it means I will no longer have the maximum possible amount of memory for a desktop.
(Aside from the fact that G.Skill released a 4GB DDR2 stick, which could let you have 16GB. They cost about 3x as much as 2x2GB, so 16GB would be liek $1200...