BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 07-17-2008, 07:09 AM   #1 (permalink)
Knows Where the Search Button Is
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Model: 8820
PIN: N/A
Carrier: at&t
Posts: 40
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Question Memory question

Please Login to Remove!

I'm curious about the actual hardware now.

My 8820 has "64 MB" of "flash" memory internally, and I'm wondering if this includes that used for the persistent store.

I would have thought given what we have to go through to store something in the persistent store that it is somehow physically separate memory. If so, how large is the store?

Anyone have any more details on device memory and how it is allocated?
Offline  
Old 07-17-2008, 09:19 AM   #2 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Model: 8830
PIN: N/A
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 2
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Hi,

I recently ran into a related issue and just learned the following:
For built-in flash (located at file:///store/..):
  • Files can be a maximum of 3MB. This is hard-coded.
  • You can store up to 12MB of files, total. This is user-configurable, but I'm not sure how.
  • RIM generally recommends an individual application use only 0.5-1.0MB of built-in storage.

It's not physically different storage, but it's managed differently from built-in storage space.

But, for add-on flash, such as micro SD, there are no limits.

Does this help a little?

Jimmy
Offline  
Closed Thread


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

FLORESCENT LIGHT BALLAST
$25.0
FLORESCENT LIGHT BALLAST pictureBALLAST-Lutron Programmed Rapid St. Electronic Fluor. DIMMING BALLAST-Hi-lume 3D
$19.0
BALLAST-Lutron Programmed Rapid St. Electronic Fluor. DIMMING BALLAST-Hi-lume 3D picture2PCS X IR21593 IR IC CTLR BALLAST DIMMING 16-DIP
$6.0
2PCS X IR21593 IR IC CTLR BALLAST DIMMING 16-DIP  picture2 Hydrofarm Grow Light Convertible Ballasts SG Lite 1000 Watt 120 or 240 Volts
$52.95
2  Hydrofarm Grow Light Convertible Ballasts  SG Lite 1000 Watt 120 or 240 Volts pictureLumina 2 lamp ballast 8 ft.IS-260G-TP 120v 60hz Mfg #673443
$45.0
Lumina 2 lamp ballast 8 ft.IS-260G-TP 120v 60hz Mfg #673443 picture






Copyright 2004-2016 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.