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How much RAM is in your main development machine?

Survey period: 28 May 2012 to 4 Jun 2012

It's cheap and gives the biggest bang for your buck when developing. Why skimp?

OptionVotes% 
1GB or less1103.83110 votes, 3.83%
2GB or less42414.75424 votes, 14.75%
4GB or less114539.831145 votes, 39.83%
6GB or less1625.63162 votes, 5.63%
8GB or less66723.20667 votes, 23.20%
12GB or less1154.00115 votes, 4.00%
16GB or less1675.81167 votes, 5.81%
More than 16GB993.4499 votes, 3.44%



 
General16gb of Mem Pin
VectorX1-Jun-12 18:08
memberVectorX1-Jun-12 18:08 
GeneralRe: 16gb of Mem Pin
fsman1023-Jun-12 11:16
memberfsman1023-Jun-12 11:16 
News8 GB on x86 !! Pin
Mazen el Senih1-Jun-12 2:45
memberMazen el Senih1-Jun-12 2:45 
GeneralAnything bellow 8Gb is the minimum for .net development Pin
AlexCode31-May-12 4:34
memberAlexCode31-May-12 4:34 
GeneralRe: Anything bellow 8Gb is the minimum for .net development Pin
Mazen el Senih1-Jun-12 2:46
memberMazen el Senih1-Jun-12 2:46 
GeneralMore than 16GB Pin
robertw01930-May-12 22:17
memberrobertw01930-May-12 22:17 
Generalhang on a minute Pin
ed welch30-May-12 6:15
membered welch30-May-12 6:15 
GeneralRe: hang on a minute Pin
Randor 30-May-12 7:48
member Randor 30-May-12 7:48 
GeneralI am Using 4GB Pin
David_Accu30-May-12 6:03
memberDavid_Accu30-May-12 6:03 
General3 GB should have been an option Pin
Member 371720429-May-12 22:34
memberMember 371720429-May-12 22:34 
GeneralSurvey - Two-for-One Special. Pin
Randor 29-May-12 19:00
member Randor 29-May-12 19:00 
GeneralRe: Survey - Two-for-One Special. Pin
Chris Berger30-May-12 11:30
memberChris Berger30-May-12 11:30 
General4GB recently upgraded to 6GB, but the best improvement for me... an SSD Pin
Nelek29-May-12 12:10
memberNelek29-May-12 12:10 
GeneralRe: 4GB recently upgraded to 6GB, but the best improvement for me... an SSD Pin
DominicZA30-May-12 4:21
memberDominicZA30-May-12 4:21 
Agree with you totally. My SSD was the best purchase I have made!
GeneralRAM isn't the issue for me... Pin
lewax0029-May-12 9:09
memberlewax0029-May-12 9:09 
General> 4GB Would be a PITA Pin
AspDotNetDev29-May-12 8:45
protectorAspDotNetDev29-May-12 8:45 
GeneralDepending on the Project, Dev needs more RAM than normal users Pin
embix29-May-12 5:07
memberembix29-May-12 5:07 
GeneralRe: Depending on the Project, Dev needs more RAM than normal users Pin
Colin Mullikin29-May-12 18:23
memberColin Mullikin29-May-12 18:23 
GeneralRe: Depending on the Project, Dev needs more RAM than normal users Pin
embix30-May-12 11:28
memberembix30-May-12 11:28 
GeneralCan't wait... Pin
Steve Maier29-May-12 4:55
memberSteve Maier29-May-12 4:55 
General8 Gig with the option to expand to 16 Pin
Slacker00729-May-12 0:58
memberSlacker00729-May-12 0:58 
GeneralHow much RAM you get shows you just how tight your employers are Pin
jim lahey29-May-12 0:08
memberjim lahey29-May-12 0:08 
General96 GB + 3 GB from GPU Pin
Kevin Drzycimski28-May-12 23:25
memberKevin Drzycimski28-May-12 23:25 
Generalcreepy 1.5 GB Pin
katanakensei28-May-12 22:51
memberkatanakensei28-May-12 22:51 
GeneralEnough Pin
RedSonja28-May-12 21:44
memberRedSonja28-May-12 21:44 

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