Is getting 16GB of ram with SSD worth??? Tags: Homebuilt SSD Patriot RAM Systems Last response: September 26, 2012 8:05 PM in Systems Share ioannes1103 September 26, 2012 7:41:02 PM Hi all, im trying to configure a system as below; Quote:AMD FX-8150 Patriot Pyro 60GB SSD Patriot Viper Mamba Black DDR3 1866 16GB Asus Sabertooth 990FX 7970 x 2 I know its a biut of overkill to go over 8GB, but the ram is on crazy sale in where i live, So my question is, is it worth to get an SSD for loading OS and configre 4GB of RAM disk for paging file, virtual memory & browser cache? Would it give faster performance compared to using just SSD?? More about : 16gb ram ssd worth dextermat September 26, 2012 7:51:27 PM Hi, 1- is it worth to get an SSD for loading OS yes, you will see a difference 2- configure 4GB of RAM disk for paging file, virtual memory & browser cache? no since you have 16 gb of ram, most program and data will stay in memory and paging file will be used to a minimum: but then it depends what programs you use m 0 l ioannes1103 September 26, 2012 8:05:15 PM dextermat said:Hi, 1- is it worth to get an SSD for loading OS yes, you will see a difference 2- configure 4GB of RAM disk for paging file, virtual memory & browser cache? no since you have 16 gb of ram, most program and data will stay in memory and paging file will be used to a minimum: but then it depends what programs you use Thanks for the reply, what if i manually set up a ram disk drive and set all configuration to use that particular memory drive?? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Is it worth getting 8gb or 16gb of ram Forum Is it worth getting a 32gb SSD for page file + files that would benefit from a ram disk? Forum SolvedIs 16GB of RAM worth buying in my situation? Forum SolvedSamsung EVO 1TB SSD with 16GB of Ram Forum Solvedis upgrading from 8 to 16gb of ram worth? Forum Solved16gb Ram worth it? Forum SolvedUpgrade to 16GB Ram? when upgrading to SSD Forum SolvedBF 4 sudden in-playability on windows 8.1, I-7, 16gb ram, gt750m, 1tb hdd + 32bg ssd Forum SolvedSSD PAGING FILE With 16GB RAM Forum Solved6gb ram to 16gb worth it? Forum Is 16gb of DDR3-2133 RAM worth it for this build or will I get the same performance from DDR3-1600? Forum 1866/2133mhz 16gb ram or SSD drive for gaming? Forum 16GB RAM getting full Forum SolvedIs it worth getting an SSD for my system? Forum SolvedSSD worth getting? Is this a good SSD for the price? Forum i have corsair 16gb ddr3 ram worth upgrading ? Forum too much ram usage on my dell xps 15, win 8.1, 16gb ram, i7-4702hq, gt750m, 32gb ssd + 1tb hdd Forum [WTS] Macbook Pro 15.4" MD104LL/A 750GB SSD 16GB RAM Internal Blu-ray Nexus 5 32GB White Seagate 3TB Asustor Asus 24" Monitor Forum is it worth going from 16gb ram dual channel to 20gb ram Forum Late 2013 Macbook Pro Retina 13" 512 GB SSD 16GB RAM $1600 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !