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If you have to ask, then it's not worth it for you.
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post #33 of 65
Quote:
Originally Posted by Hewlett-Packard View Post
I have only 2gb on the sig rig, I play f1 2010, css, music, pscs5, hd movies- nothing stops the computer, anything more than 2gb is unnecessary imho
Except many games from even 4 years ago will use 2GB.

Then you need memory for your OS and any other applications.
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post #34 of 65
it really depends on if you need it. Since dec, ram prices have been dropping and the recent deals have made ram purchases "worth it" versus the spring and summer of last year. But still, if you need it, then get it. Even if ram prices might be "cheap", it doesnt mean you should just get it.
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RAM disks are nice
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If you want to fill up all the slots on your motherboard to make your computer look sweet then it sure is worth it! lol Seriously though, I'm content with 4GB of RAM and I dont have a problem with it at all. If you wanted to have multiple games open in the background to switch between then having a little extra would come in handy but other than that and video editing, it's unnecessary at this point in time.
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post #37 of 65
Not worth it unless you're doing an extreme amount of multitasking, are doing video encoding, or rendering.

The highest my RAM usage has ever gone is 3GB, and that was with 8 apps running and 24 tabs in Firefox.
    
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post #38 of 65
Quote:
Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post
Except many games from even 4 years ago will use 2GB.

Then you need memory for your OS and any other applications.
Having other applications running while gaming will decrease performance, which is why it's not recommended. And I'd like to know which of these games supposedly uses more than 2GB of RAM.

Battlefield: Bad Company 2 is using a bit over 600MB of RAM only. Now I'm really skeptical.
Edited by LOL_Wut_Axel - 2/15/11 at 12:36pm
    
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post #39 of 65
No.. not worth it I have 4GB and its enough believe me.. P.S dont forget to REP+... pleasee
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I can do anything besides my VMWare work on 4gb.
 
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