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Why does my 2gb GPU show 4gb memory in dxdiag?

#1ChocobonerPosted 9/20/2013 4:21:04 PM
its gtx 760 tf shouldn't it show 2gb approx memory rather than 4 under the display tab in dxdiag
#2ShubPosted 9/20/2013 4:24:44 PM
dxdiag is not reliable for that. Use GPU-Z.
I have a 7970 and it's reporting 10 GB of VRAM. Obviously that's not accurate.
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#3TheC0ndemnedOnePosted 9/20/2013 4:25:38 PM
I've always had problems with dxdiag showing an incorrect amount of VRAM.

It lists my 780 as having 6763 MB of Approx. Total Memory.

Try another program.
#4KingDFizzlePosted 9/20/2013 4:29:59 PM
You must have downloaded more RAM.
#5Chocoboner(Topic Creator)Posted 9/20/2013 4:30:00 PM
Alright thanks, gpu-z shows it right!