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29th August 2014, 11:39 PM   |  #1  
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I'm just curious, does anyone else have unusually high RAM usage? I'm rooted and on SkyDragon, using SkyDragon kernel. My RAM is always between 1.9Gb and 2.3Gb. I have no idea why though because when I look through the running apps, there's not much there, not enough to make it that high anyway.

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29th August 2014, 11:56 PM   |  #2  
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I'm just curious, does anyone else have unusually high RAM usage? I'm rooted and on SkyDragon, using SkyDragon kernel. My RAM is always between 1.9Gb and 2.3Gb. I have no idea why though because when I look through the running apps, there's not much there, not enough to make it that high anyway.

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This would probably be a good question in the skydragon thread. I use Android Tuner Pro to monitor and running stock / rooted i am averaging 953mb.
30th August 2014, 04:19 AM   |  #3  
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I'm just curious, does anyone else have unusually high RAM usage? I'm rooted and on SkyDragon, using SkyDragon kernel. My RAM is always between 1.9Gb and 2.3Gb. I have no idea why though because when I look through the running apps, there's not much there, not enough to make it that high anyway.

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When they say you have 3gb of ram you don't. Kit Kat uses most of it

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30th August 2014, 08:09 AM   |  #4  
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When they say you have 3gb of ram you don't. Kit Kat uses most of it

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Oh, I know that. But it still seems unusually high.

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30th August 2014, 09:37 AM   |  #5  
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1.5-2.0 used here. 1.9-2.0 is before closing all recent apps, 1.5 after.
30th August 2014, 12:27 PM   |  #6  
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High RAM usage is GOOD!!! Unused ram is WASTED ram.
30th August 2014, 12:29 PM   |  #7  
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Please post questions in the Q&A thread

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2nd September 2014, 02:59 PM   |  #8  
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I'm rooted with SkyDragon kernel and upon a reboot, RAM is 1.5GB free, but as the day wears on, it drops to between 400-600MB free, usually around 500MB free and closes other apps as needed to maintain that 500MB free.

It was the same before I rooted or flashed the new kernel, just seems the way that Android is running the RAM on its phones nowadays.

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