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Old October 27, 2012, 02:10 PM
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Browser, torrent, photoshop, tunes, that kind of stuff.
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Old October 27, 2012, 02:14 PM
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Browser, torrent, photoshop, tunes, that kind of stuff.
Exactly 8gb is overkill.
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Old October 27, 2012, 07:32 PM
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every cent you spend on ddr2 goes in the trash when you upgrade and you probably need to upgrade in teh next 1-2 years. Don't get more than 4 gb because it will be a waste. Are you running a 64bit os?
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Old October 27, 2012, 10:50 PM
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I always run 64 bit when I can, and I don't upgrade often, I don't have the need to, I don't game etc, I haven't upgraded in 7 or 8 years since I bought this machine because I didn't need to.
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