Solved 32 bit vs. 64 bit Tags: New Build Systems Last response: February 17, 2010 2:55 PM in Systems Share andygoaly February 17, 2010 2:39:41 PM I am building a new system and was browsing operating systems when I found out that there were 2 versions. 32 and 64 bit. How do I find out which one is compatable with my system. Any answers are appreciated!! More about : bit bit Best solution coldsleep February 17, 2010 2:44:43 PM If you are building a new system, either should work fine, unless you are using a VERY old processor. In general though, you should go with a 64-bit system, as you will be unable to use more than about 3-3.5 GB of RAM with a 32-bit OS. Most modern builds go with 4-6 GB of RAM. Share andygoaly February 17, 2010 2:55:53 PM Best answer selected by Andygoaly. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBattlefield 4 32bit vs 64bit Forum Solved32 bit vs 64 bit Forum 64bit vs 32bit Forum SolvedWindows Home VS Professional? 32bit Vs 64 bit? Forum SolvedWindows 7 32 bit vs 64 bit for gaming Forum Solved32 vs 64 bit Forum Solved32 bit vs 64 bit? Forum 32-bit VS 64 bit including RAM limits Forum Windows 7 32 vs 64 bit Forum Solved32 bit os vs 64 bit os Forum SolvedGaming 32 bit vs 64 bit Forum Solved64bit vs 32bit which one is better for gamers Forum Solved32bit vs. 64bit Forum Solved64-Bit Compatible CPUs, and the affect on 64-bit VS 32-bit OSes? Forum 32bit Gaming VS 64bit Gaming Forum SolvedWin 7 32 bit vs 64 bit Forum 64bit vs 32bit Forum SolvedWin 7 32 vs 64 bit? Forum Solved32 bit vs 64 bit Forum SolvedUltimate vs home premium, 64-bit vs 32-bit Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !