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After booting up good old windoze seven and opening up all the apps I use I would average about 2.4GB available. The two main apps I typically have opened is Firefox and Chrome. Depending on how many tabs I have running I will get down to about 1.2GB available. I've never gone below that and performance has never degraded. I was just wondering how low anybody else gets. So, tell us...How low do you go?

OS: Windows 7 64 bit
Memory Installed: 4GB
Video Card Memory: 1GB
Lowest Available Memory: 1.2GB
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Does it count if VMware images are a part of the daily workload?
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Sure does.
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post #4 of 10
i've run out of available ram...

OS: Windows 7 64 bit
Memory Installed: 12GB
Video Card Memory: 1GB
Lowest Available Memory: 0GB

my ESX server has 48GB, and has also run out of available memory...
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post #5 of 10
Quote:
Originally Posted by LiNERROR;12040219 
i've run out of available ram...

Pretty sure he means 'what's your standard workload' ?

It's too easy to completely use your RAM just for the hell of it..
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post #6 of 10
Quote:
Originally Posted by LiNERROR;12040219 
i've run out of available ram...

OS: Windows 7 64 bit
Memory Installed: 12GB
Video Card Memory: 1GB
Lowest Available Memory: 0GB

my ESX server has 48GB, and has also run out of available memory...
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What the hell could you be doing that requires 12 GB of RAM? I'm literally only using 1 GB of my 4 GB. 2.7 GB being my lowest available. Gotta love those software tweaks.
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post #7 of 10
Lowest available - 322MB

4GB installed - 4 usable
1GB vram (cards mirror each other)


On my bro's computer - 8GB installed, almost nill left when he does some insane crunching.
 
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post #8 of 10
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Im not surprised to see that someone who is actually using VMs is actually maxing out there RAM usage.
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post #9 of 10
When i render some After Effects projects AE grabs my RAM like free cookies.
12GB+ is no problem. I think AE would leave 1-2MB for me, but only on a nice sunny day wink.gif
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post #10 of 10
I have hit 0 Mb on wrath.
With 8 Gb of ram.
 
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