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Cut on that SSD?
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You'd probably be good with 4GB of memory. Coding itself doesn't use a whole lot and compiling will be much more processor limited than memory.
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And you can always add more ram later when you have the money
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Sandy Bridge, why's this even being discussed.

For ~$80 it's worth it.
    
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