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48GB of RAM, keep or remove some?

nino9

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Hi all,
I just received an old workstation with Xeon processor (HP z620, Xeon E5-1620, one CPU) and 48GB of RAM. I am planning to build a gaming machine by buying a fast graphic card.
The question is whether to keep all the RAM or remove some and keep just 16GB? I read that even the most demanding games will only benefit from 16GB of RAM.
*edit: CPU type
 
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You should look up the motherboard. That platform might run with 6 dims and you would cripple it if thats the case. Dual channel on desktops cpus is because of the nature of the platform
 
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id keep it, better to have too much and not need it .
 
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