imac i5 anno 2009 : memory question

Discussion in 'iMac' started by stroedel, Aug 10, 2010.

  1. stroedel macrumors newbie

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    imac i5 anno 2009 : memory question

    At the moment I have 4 GB ram ...
    what if I put 4 GB extra in it ...

    When / what / how will I see the difference?
    Is it worth to do it ?
    Just have my imac 2 weeks .. love it so much !
     
  2. Hellhammer Moderator

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    If you do a lot multitasking, it will. Take a look at your RAM usage with Activity Monitor, take a look at Page Outs and Ins, also at the swap file size. If you have a lot Page Outs, more RAM is needed
     

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