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Windows 7: RAM Question 12 GB verses 24 GB


12 Sep 2011   #1

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RAM Question 12 GB verses 24 GB

Has anyone went from say 12 GB to 24 GB in Windows 7 x64 bit? Was there any difference? What did you notice? I understanf at this point Windows 7 x64 will only use 16 GB. Would you do it again after doing it?

Any help and comments are appreciated! Thanks.

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12 Sep 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 has a limit of 16 GB of RAM.

Professional, Ultimate and Enterprise x64 can cope with up to 192 GB.

Memory Limits for Windows Releases (Windows)
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13 Sep 2011   #3

Windows 8.1 Pro (x64)
 
 

I seriously doubt you would notice anything unless you are doing heavy memory intensive applications.
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13 Sep 2011   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

I have a single rackmount Dell server with 24 GB of RAM, currently running all 5 of my company's virtual servers, and we aren't even hitting the memory fully. I doubt there's anything on a desktop that would need that much.
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15 Sep 2011   #5

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Thanks for all the help! With all this help, I am closing this. Thanks again and maje sure you havw a great year@
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