An ssd is more benefit than more ram as it greatly speeds up virtual memory access. More ram is always good though as it reduces the amount of virtual memory needed on the ssd.
Sam MacAmbulance Ltd. Providing Affordable Mac/PC Support and Web Development Sam Mullen ACMT +44 (0)7747778022 i...@macambulance.co.uk www.macambulance.co.uk MacAmbulance Ltd. is a registered company in England & Wales, registration number 8466597 This email is intended solely for the addressed recipients and may contain privileged or confidential information. If you have received this email in error please notify the sender and delete the email immediately. > On 19 May 2017, at 07:54, mac98aop <adampym...@gmail.com> wrote: > > And if it is sluggish, how helpful would more Ram be? I know Sam usually says > SSD is the answer, but is 4GB Ram enough? (I'm not editing video!) > > >> On Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 10:02:12 PM UTC+1, mac98aop wrote: >> Thanks both. >> I didn't know whether the graphics hardware and Ram made the difference? I >> can upgrade the latter I guess, but the former not so much. >> >> Is early 2011 much lower spec than late? (I realise I could google but in >> case anyone knows off hand)!? >> >> Really grateful for your thoughts.... >> > > -- > You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups > "Sussex Mac User Group" group. > To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an > email to smug+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. > To post to this group, send email to email@example.com. > Visit this group at https://groups.google.com/group/smug. > For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Sussex Mac User Group" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to smug+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit this group at https://groups.google.com/group/smug. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.