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AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1920X
RAM : 32Gb
I did few more attempts with "Original" model and wanted, to try other models i.e. realface villain. Training with these models fails with errors that it is not enough VRAM. I tried to tune this , enabled LowMem, lowering batch size, but then it started to run very slow.
Q: what is the best model, tuning for my HW I can try in order to improve quality?
If it will be slower 36x than training with Original model it is ok
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Villain is barely able to run on 8gb of vram. Try a BS of 1. If that doesn't work, try closing extra programs (Like browsers). Unfortunately MSG and other memory saving features come at a cost of time, that's just the tradeoff that you have to make to run larger models with limited memory.
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Villain will run on an 8GB card, but it will be tough (maybe impossible?) on Windows because of the OS overhead.
If you can, then I run Linux (Xubuntu would be my recommendation), maybe via dual boot, to get access to more of your card's VRAM.