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got it.

so in my situation, i guess the 64 cant hurt?

or does the 64 use more resources etc on an older rig
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got it.

so in my situation, i guess the 64 cant hurt?

or does the 64 use more resources etc on an older rig

No. You'll be fine.
post #13 of 14
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ok, with this system:

CPU amd athlon 64 3500+ 2.2 ghz 512k
Mobo asus a8n-e atx s939
Mem 2gb samsung pc3200 ddr400
HDD 500gb caviar black
Vid evga geforce 7300 le 256mb
PS 400w

should i add another 2gb of memory if i install win7 64 to utalize the 64bit OS? or would it not even be worth it.
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64 bit os can support > 4gb, but it doesn't really need 4 gb. Win7 should be fine with 2 gb of ram.
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