Originally Posted by andy22
No you are right and this is why it is important to have a task manager app so you can preserve battery life. Android is awesome at managing the RAM for the many different apps and processes running but for any mobile device battery life is at a premium so we must take that into consideration before speed. Some people advocate against a task manager just because linux manages RAM so well. That is grrrreat for a desktop computer. With no juice you have no RAM so there.
Hi I'm a n00b!
Gotta say I'm in the task killer app camp. A tech at Sprint actually recommended I install one. It seems my beloved solitaire app likes to activate other apps on my HTC Hero for no apparent reason, so the task killer is really helpful for me. But I completely understand why there are people who think they're more of a negative than a positive