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General Using up a lot of RAM

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by RamOG, Jun 30, 2012.

  1. RamOG

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    Today, I noticed that my phone was using aroudn a gig of ram.

    No matter how what I did it stayed there. However, when I restarted my phone it went down to 500mb. So, my question is, is it smart to restart the phone once a week or so. While using the task killer daily?

    Or is there a way to clear this RAM???

    Thanks guys
     

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  2. SUroot

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    You do not need to clear RAM. Unused RAM is Wasted RAM. RAM works best when full. If it's not full, its not being efficient.
     
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    Then my phone experiences the most lag when it's at its most efficient?!? I'd say long-pressing the Home key to bring up the Android task manager and clear from there. 3rd party task killers should not be used.
     
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    If your phone is lagging, something is wrong.
     
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    I agree used ram is good... There are alot of topics all over about this....
     
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    There is nothing wrong at all in restarting your phone once a week as it is no diffetant from a pc !
    It clears a lot of temp files ect ect so you go for it .
     

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