I agree with Creston. This reeks of phallic marketing: "See they only have 8! We have 12!!!11" Everyone knows the best bang for the performance buck in games is GPU. Although if their O/S is so bloated, they might be forced to add memory to compete with the more efficient PS4.
"The worst of it all is i used to ENJOY getting excited for big titles like this, but these publishers just keep ruining my love for this wonderful hobby with their endless fuckery." - Sempai