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Old 03-10-10, 07:02 AM   #43
Bman212121
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Default Re: [SPC] XFX GTX480 up for Preorder! Pricing revealed!

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Originally Posted by AdamK47 View Post
Is 512MB strange? How about 1024MB?
Those are not so strange because they are 2^29 and 2^30 respectively. But it just happens to be that memory is usually done in 8 or 16 chips, which are also powers of 2. When memory is done in something that is not a power of 2 then we have "strange" numbers.
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