|Nov 15, 2014, 06:54 AM||#51|
I usually surf with multiple tabs open, stream video and maybe have the odd app open. My activity monitor says I'm using 9gb of ram. I'm glad I've updated my memory from 8gb to 16gb. I'm not sure if I need more or I'll ever need more of if more will improve my performance in any way.
|Nov 15, 2014, 09:20 AM||#52|
1. Server computer which has been running 25 days shows that 7.99 out of 8.00 GB RAM used, however only 4.53 GB is actually in use. Never swapped (which is generally bad for performance).
2. My iMac shows 7.6 of 8 GB RAM used, but only 4.87 is in actual use. It's currently running Safari, Screen Sharing, Skitch, Mail, Activity Monitor, CrashPlan, ScanSnap, Text Expander, DropBox, Hazel, Alfred, BetterTouchTool, ShouldISleep, and DragonDrop.
3. Entertainment Center shows 3.81 of 4.00 GB used but is only using 1.92 GB. At some time in the past swapping occurred (it's been up 28 days).
Notice that the "Memory Pressure" of all three systems is in the Green.
Retina iMac, 15" MacBook Pro, Mac mini with Yosemite Server, 7 other Macs and 5 iOS devices in the household. Yes, it's too many.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Best use for 32GB RAM in 2013 iMac||benjai||iMac||17||Apr 4, 2014 08:12 AM|
|2011 MP 2.2 i7 16 gb ram vs 2012 iMac 2.9 i5 32gb ram||absoluteelsewhe||iMac||3||Feb 8, 2014 03:03 PM|
|Used iMac 27" with 32GB RAM - Worth it?||Tofray||iMac||7||Oct 7, 2013 05:47 PM|
|32GB RAM for new iMac from Komputerbay?||jigsb007||iMac||1||Jan 17, 2013 02:09 PM|
|New 27" iMac What's the best buy for 32GB RAM?||gorf37||iMac||39||Dec 26, 2012 12:21 PM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:33 AM.