View Single Post
  #5 (permalink)  
Old November 26, 2011, 04:39 PM
Your_friendly_gamer's Avatar
Your_friendly_gamer Your_friendly_gamer is offline
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Ottawa
Posts: 722

My System Specs


Originally Posted by sswilson View Post
At one point I would have agreed with you about future requirements. For the longest time, programers quit trying to write optimised code, instead they counted on the seemingly never-ending march of hardware performance improvements to bull it's way through poor code.

That said... I'm thinking that the current push towards low power portable computing will finally start us back down the path of tightly written code from true programming artists, and that hardware requirements will either stay fairly stable, or (horrors of horrors........) quite possibly might drop from current levels.
That is too technical for me. For gaming 4 gig is plenty? That is my concerns, as I do have a nice dominator 4 gig kit, but thinking of upgrading to 8 gig kit, but not if it's not necessary.

Sorry about that:(
Reply With Quote