any difference in 2gb to 4gb in web browsing?

Discussion in 'MacBook Air' started by Dairyman, Jan 23, 2011.

  1. macrumors member

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    is their any difference in speed between the 2gb and 4gb models when watching hd vid in itunes?

    i have 4gb of ram in my MBP and never go below 2gb free?

    anyone have both that can chime in?
     
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    thejadedmonkey

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    I'm using 1.2gb's of RAM in my MBP right now, and it's been on for 20 days...

    I doubt you'll see a speed difference between 2 and 4 gigs of RAM if you're just watching hulu or iTunes.
     
  3. thread starter macrumors member

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    im just going to use this computer for web browsing and watching movies in hd when im on the road?

    i only rent the movies so i dont see why id need more than 2gb with 64

    if anyone else sees any reason to upgrade let me know im going to the apple store to buy it tomorrow
     
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    Tomorrow

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    I routinely browse the internet on an iMac with 4 Gb and a MacBook with 1 Gb. I can't tell a difference.
     
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