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Old January 17, 2012, 07:36 AM
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Is It Always Better To Have 2 8Gigs Dimms(i.e. 16Gb)At 1333mhz So That I Can Add More Ram Or 16Gig At 2133Mhz(4Gigsx4)?
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Old January 17, 2012, 07:45 AM
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4x4gb at 2133 IMO. Windows 7 home premium has a max of 16gb as well...so unless you have a higher end version of windows you can't run more than 16gb anyway (8gb is more than enough for 99% of people, so 16gb is just overkill).
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Old January 17, 2012, 11:33 AM
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In most cases, you really don't need 16GB, unless you do a lot of Photoshop or heavy design CAD work.

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Old January 19, 2012, 11:57 AM
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Is It Always Better To Have 2 8Gigs Dimms(i.e. 16Gb)At 1333mhz So That I Can Add More Ram Or 16Gig At 2133Mhz(4Gigsx4)?
2 dimms is more responsive then 4, seeing as their less system synchronization needed just like single channel vs quad or sdr vs ddr3 or a single computer vs a cluster server or single cpu vs 8 core,SLi video
card setup vs single,raid 8 hdds vs single hdd, etc etc.

Parallel computing - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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