Question about RAM?

By pjpilot757
Nov 26, 2009
  1. hi

    i have in my pc 6 GB of ram but windows xp home only show 3GB in system my pc use the other 3GB?? if a upgrade to windows 7 can use the 6GB of ram??


    sorry for inglish
  2. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524

    You will need Windows 7 64Bit to access more than 4Gig of Ram

    XP may say 3Gig, but in reality it utilizes 2Gig Maximum
  3. Ezekiel7

    Ezekiel7 TS Rookie

    If you have Windows XP 32Bit, you cannot make use of all 6GB of RAM. If you were to install Windows 7 64Bit operating system then you could utilize all 6GB.
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