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Any point in going from 6GB to 12GB of RAM in a laptop?

#1Pepys MonsterPosted 10/3/2013 8:55:13 AM
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#2SnadadosPosted 10/3/2013 8:59:20 AM
Not unless you are doing serious video or picture editing or you have a ton of programs open at the same time.
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#3Kokuei05Posted 10/3/2013 9:02:46 AM(edited)
No unless you're planning on using the RAM. At the moment; there isn't any game that goes over 2GB unless you mod the game to support it AFAIK. You can use the extra RAM in a RAMdisk to get a "snappier" system though.

I think it'd be a waste unless you state what you expect to achieve by increases your resources.
#4ThePCElitistPosted 10/3/2013 9:01:13 AM
No not really. I have 12 in mine just because though.
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#5TheNazzaroPosted 10/3/2013 9:12:16 AM
If you can use that ram, then yeah, there's an obvious point. Personally, I'd want as much ram as possible in any machine if I ever planned to use Photoshop.
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#6PraetorXynPosted 10/6/2013 8:24:10 PM
If you run Virtual Machines on a regular basis, like I do, I consider it a necessity.
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#7Mr kittyPosted 10/6/2013 11:30:37 PM
VIrtual Machine would make sense. For video editing, laptop are terrible.
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