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How much computer do we need to handle D800 36mp files?

stappy

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"RE: How much computer do we need to handle D800 36mp files?"

stappy Gold Member Nikonian since 06th Aug 2009
Fri 10-Feb-12 11:24 PM

> SSD's
>would take up the slack much better than mechanical drives. I
>decided to go with 12GB of RAM so I wouldn't need SSD's.

Keep in mind that the flash memory on an SSD actually wears out over time with each write that is performed (good for 1-2 million writes and improving). The controller re-maps them as they fail. As such, I would not recommend utilizing them for virtual RAM. Definetly spend the money on the RAM.

Brian

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