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Posted 13 September 2012 - 12:47 PM
Posted 13 September 2012 - 12:56 PM
Clearing up the 32/64-bit memory limit confusion
On system fitted with 4GB of RAM and a modest graphics card with 512MB of on-board memory the end user normally sees about 3GB of installed system RAM. So what this means is that the realistic upper RAM limit for a 32-bit OS is more like 3GB. If you're adding big graphics cards with larger amounts of RAM (or using Crossfire or SLI) then you'll need to be seriously thinking about a 64-bit OS much sooner.
Edited by rotor123, 13 September 2012 - 01:02 PM.
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