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Discussion in 'Android Help' started by Android Question, Dec 28, 2013.

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    My phone the prism 2 from T-Mobile says it has 512 ram add up the numbers its only giving me a total of 403 ram and my phone is super slow what's going on?!

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  2. Hadron

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    Some of it has probably been reserved for the system. This is pretty normal - my phone has 2GB of physical RAM, but if I look at free/used/idle it adds to 1.74 GB. My previous phone had a similar amount of RAM to yours, and also would show four hundred and something in total.

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