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Windows 7: NVIDIA Geforce 210 shows 1GB when box shows 512

04 Dec 2010   #21
parabellum

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

It may be shared memory. My 5570 on another Win 7 x64 PC has 1GB of GDDR3 natively but this can go up to 2800 if necessary - check dxdiag and this will tell you what you card can reallocate. The card info is here:

NVIDIA Geforce 210 shows 1GB when box shows 512-dxdiag.png




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04 Dec 2010   #22
Solarstarshines

Windows 10 Home Premium 64bit sp1
 
 

My HD 6870 puts me over 4 gigs


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04 Dec 2010   #23
stormy13
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

And what that number really means,

Video Memory Virtualization - A Brief Guide

will only ever be used if the card's memory fills up.
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04 Dec 2010   #24
parabellum

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I'd love to see a game that can fill up 1GB GDDR5 RAM, and then take another 1GB from the system.
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06 Dec 2010   #25
Solarstarshines

Windows 10 Home Premium 64bit sp1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by stormy13 View Post
And what that number really means,

Video Memory Virtualization - A Brief Guide

will only ever be used if the card's memory fills up.

yeah virtual ram but it is funny how it appears this way
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30 Dec 2010   #26
naname

Windows professional x32
 
 

Fhadso u are wrong i have the same problem and 512 mb is twice as good as 1gb because other things matter too
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21 Nov 2011   #27
michiganman515

none
 
 
simple

you have 512 on board the graphics card and 512 shared
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