Solved New Gaming PC: How Much RAM? Tags: Memory Gaming RAM Product Last response: January 23, 2010 11:18 AM in Memory Share Glacier January 22, 2010 8:16:47 PM I'm about to order a new gaming PC, which I'm hoping to use for 3 years. My only sticking point is the RAM. Currently, the specs are: Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit AMD Phenom II X4 945 Sapphire HD 5850 1TB Hard Drive 750w Power Supply Since I want this PC to play games for 3 years, how much RAM should I put in? More about : gaming ram Best solution tecmo34 a b } Memory a b 4 Gaming January 22, 2010 8:30:38 PM I would stick with 4GB of RAM. For gaming, there is no real benefit in more than 3GB's of RAM, so 4GB (2x2GB) gives you dual channel memory and will be effective. You don't list a MOBO but I would recommend this RAM, if getting DDR3... G.SKILL ECO Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) 2DDR3 1333 Share brett1042002 January 22, 2010 8:42:00 PM +1 for 4gb RAM for gaming. I run 8gb RAM, but I do a lot of VM stuff for work as well. However, Windows 7 does a great job of caching most of my 8gb RAM. It was worth the upgrade, imo. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Glacier January 23, 2010 11:18:02 AM 4GB it is then. Thanks for taking the time to reply! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedFuture proof gaming PC (Win8), how much RAM is needed? Forum SolvedHow Much money can I sell my new Gaming custom PC? Forum SolvedHow much ram is good for gaming? Forum For how much time i can use and play modern and upcoming games on my new PC? Forum How much DDR3 RAM for gaming pc Forum SolvedHow much of a role does RAM play in gaming performance? Forum Getting brand new computer X-fired 5770s, how much RAM do I need to not run game Forum SolvedHow Much Ram Is Enough For Gaming? Forum SolvedHow much power will my new PC build need? (Some Overclocking) Forum SolvedHow much ram for gaming? Forum SolvedHow much RAM would I need for game development and programming? Forum SolvedHow Much Is My Custom Gaming PC Worth To Sell Second Hand? Forum SolvedA8-5600K non-gaming, how much RAM? Forum SolvedHow much should I sell my gaming PC for? Forum SolvedHow much is this gaming PC worth, I want to sell it. Forum Can't find online manuals for my PC. I need to know how much RAM the mobo can handle Forum SolvedWill this PC be good for gaming and recording at the same time? (how much fps will it get) Forum how much ram can a msi z97 gaming 7 intel lga1150 z97 atx motherboard (4x ddr3, 10x usb3.0, 6x usb2.0, gbe, lan, hdmi, dp) hav Forum SolvedNeed to buy a PSU for my new PC but how much Watts to buy 500/600/700 W Forum SolvedHow much ram for future games Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !