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Old 02-02-2009, 04:36 PM   #1 (permalink)
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If I wanted to run aero on either win 7 or vista, what is the minimum amount of memory does the video card need?

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128 MB of video memory.
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a DirectX 9 compatible graphics processor with a Windows Display Driver Model (WDDM) driver, Pixel Shader 2.0 in hardware, and a minimum of 128 MB of Video RAM
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