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8gb or 16 gb of ram?
Oct 10, 2012, 8:44 PM
I am fixing to build a pc for myself and I want to buy Patriot Intel Extreme Master Limited Edition ram...........Will I ever need 16 gb of ram or 8 is not a loss of performance and is perfect? The ram I am looking at is this
Oct 11, 2012
Oct 11, 2012
Oct 10, 2012, 8:48 PM
8GB of ram is more than needed on a standard computer.
The only time you will need more than 8GB ram is if you're photoshopping or video editing to do multitasking.
Oct 10, 2012, 8:54 PM
8gb is enough. No need 16gb as it has no effect game performance.
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Oct 10, 2012, 10:50 PM
yeah but video editing gaming .......8gb or 16gb
Oct 11, 2012, 12:47 AM
You're not very specific on the exact programs you'll be using.
Oct 11, 2012, 1:03 AM
Sony Vegas maybe Adobe Premiere and definitely Photoshop
Oct 11, 2012, 1:06 AM
8GB will be fine.
Get a good GPU for GPU Acceleration and rendering!
Oct 11, 2012, 1:35 AM
Best answer selected by Xbob627.
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