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6gb Tri-Channel, Need more?
Jun 7, 2010, 7:27 AM
Hello, I run a Alienware Aurora with i7 920 quad, 6gb RAM, Vertex 2 50gb SSD, 2 1TB in Raid 0, ATI Raedon 5700series. I am wanting to upgrade my RAM in the upcomming months. I am at 6gb Tri-Channel. I am looking at
Jun 7, 2010
Jun 7, 2010, 8:53 AM
What task do you do that needs more than 6GB RAM ?
Jun 7, 2010, 9:05 AM
^+1, 6GB is plenty for common tasks. If you're planning to video edit though, or do tasks of the sort, then I suppose 12GB would make some sense.
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Jun 7, 2010, 9:17 AM
Even for that,6GB is more than enough IMO,unless there are lots of(huge numbers actually) video editings/renderings tasks being done at a same time.
Jun 7, 2010, 10:43 AM
Well I guess I dont need 12gb of RAM. I could settle with 9gb. It honestly bugs me that I have empty slots. I do play some WoW but thats about it.
Jun 7, 2010, 11:47 AM
Then you don't even need a core i7 rig made by alienware to do play it xD
Jun 7, 2010, 11:48 AM
9GB for playing WOW ? even 2GB is enough for that game
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