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Here is a Norwegian review testing these 3 configs in gaming.

Translated using Google


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Edited by turrican9 - 4/17/11 at 11:59am
    
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Very interesting thinking.gif
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"So much memory you need the player"...LOL

back to topic though that seems weird that load times would be faster with 4GB...
post #4 of 10
I know it isn't but it should be common knowledge by now.

*Daily use of PC for content creation / rendering / heavy multitasking workloads = 8+GB RAM

*Daily use of PC for gaming (up to all 24 hours worth!) / interwebs / movie ripping, stripping and streaming / light multitasking workloads = 4-8GB RAM.
    
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Wow.

Just wow.


I'll scrap my idea of getting 4GB more this christmas (FFS, I was gonna spend €145 in a pair like mine O.O)
   
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post #6 of 10
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Quote:
Originally Posted by airdraft;13163058 
"So much memory you need the player"...LOL

back to topic though that seems weird that load times would be faster with 4GB...

Translated from Norwegian you know wink.gif

Maybe using lesser mem are producing lower latencies at Auto subtimings?
    
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Anyway they use the C14 for the test´s so i like the guys biggrin.gif
And isn`t it common sense? I have 16GB when i play games 12GB are just idle and are not used. Its logic that there is no benefit from these 12GB idle RAM.
Edit: Lol i was in the wrong section.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Mr.Eiht;13163153 
Strange how this fit in the CPU section?
Anyway they use the C14 for the test´s so i like the guys biggrin.gif
And isn`t it common sense? I have 16GB when i play games 12GB are just idle and are not used. Its logic that there is no benefit from these 12GB idle RAM.

This subject fits where computer enthusiasts thrive teaching.gif
    
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Old news..

CHEERS..
     
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Quote:
Originally Posted by KingT;13164387 
Old news..

CHEERS..

Still, many people don't know this.
    
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