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post #11 of 26
If primary use is gaming then you don't need over 4GB unless you have lot of other resource intensive applications open at the same time.
Don't need to shell out top dollar for the Dominators either; there are other brands which you could clock just as well for less (even more so if you don't plan to OC).
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i will also use the pc for photoshop, autocad and sony acid.. i reckon 4gb will be less for that....
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Photoshop is pretty taxing actually.
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so what should i get!!! i think kingston has 8gb and i dont care about the loading times (for games, etc)
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Get 4GB RAM over 8GB, you'll have better OC results with them dominator's, that valueRAM is crap.

I know people who run CaD and all that heavy stuff on their HP DV6000 with 2GB Ram?
    
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There are tons of Mushkin and G.Skill 2x4GB(8GB) RAM for cheap in Newegg as well.
    
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post #17 of 26
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Originally Posted by jdcrispe95 View Post
Get 4GB RAM over 8GB, you'll have better OC results with them dominator's, that valueRAM is crap.

I know people who run CaD and all that heavy stuff on their HP DV6000 with 2GB Ram?
i am NOT overclocking!!!
post #18 of 26
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i am NOT overclocking!!!
okay then, but still, the Dominator will thrash that value crap in every test I could possibly think of.
    
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i am NOT overclocking!!!
You say that now.

However, you will be down the road. Better to spend the money now and get the better component than waste the money on something cheaper when your going to buy the better one later.
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