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Windows 7: Video ram?

14 Oct 2011   #1
badd1e

Windows 7 64 Bit
 
 
Video ram?

Hey guys,

Just build a new computer so i could play BF3 when it comes out and a few other games.

My Specs are.

CPU - AMD Phenom(tm) II X6 1090T Processor 3.2 GZH
RAM - 8GB 1600
Windows - Windows 7 64 Bit Home Premium
Video Card - Radeon 6950 - 2 GB.

But my question is, on DX DIAG its only showing video memory as

Approx Total Memory - 1773.

Now surely thats got to be wrong? if my GCARD is 2G?

Or am i missing somthing here?


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14 Oct 2011   #2
Zepher

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

what does windows report it at? It will show you on the windows experience index page.
windows reports 4096MB for my 1GB 5850, which I am guessing is using some of my system ram for that number.
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14 Oct 2011   #3
badd1e

Windows 7 64 Bit
 
 

Okay.

So just ran the "windows experience thing"


"process score 7.5
Memory (ram) 7.5
Graphics 7.9
Gaming graphics 7.9 Primary Hard disk 5.9
"

Dosnt say anything about how much is there?

**EDIT*** found it.

Says 2048 MB for dedicated.
but total is 5887 :)

Thanks.
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14 Oct 2011   #4
Zepher

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

you're welcome.
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14 Oct 2011   #5
stormy13
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

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14 Oct 2011   #6
badger906

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, & Mac OS X 10.9.2
 
 

Windows experience tells me you need an SSD lol!

Great gpu choice though!

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