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Old 05-19-2008, 07:15 PM   #1
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how much gb of ram do i need to run vista, and able to run games on high settings?
i know vista needs at least 2gb to be able to run fine.
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Old 05-19-2008, 07:24 PM   #2
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2GB is good enough.
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Old 05-19-2008, 07:32 PM   #3
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even with the games that require 2gb to run?
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Old 05-19-2008, 08:42 PM   #4
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Well I would just go with 4GB because RAM is so cheap nowadays especially DDR2; But 2GB should be fine. If they recommend Windows Vista and 2GB then they must have already factored in the amount Vista uses.

EDIT: forgot to add that 4GB will make a noticeable difference on Vista so thats why it would be best to get 4GB.
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I ran crysis on high with two gigs. I added a third and there is a noticeable difference.
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