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Old 07-04-2008, 02:36 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Which BBs now have the memory issue? I have an 8130 that I often reset to get memory back. However, a friend just got a new Curve, has downloaded tons, and had something like 35 megs. Are new versions coming with more memory? Is it just the Pearl that requires the memory maintenance?

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The 8330 has more internal memory. Hence the 35mb free.

I have never had a memory issue, so I can't specifically answer your question. It all depends on the applications that you are using. The Bold (9000) has 1gb.
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Which BBs now have the memory issue? I have an 8130 that I often reset to get memory back. However, a friend just got a new Curve, has downloaded tons, and had something like 35 megs. Are new versions coming with more memory? Is it just the Pearl that requires the memory maintenance?

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John,

If you properly optimize your memory, close applications properly and perform a reset every week or two you should not have any issues with your device. If you are asking if there is a device that does not have the memory leak the answer is not at this time.

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If you properly optimize your memory, close applications properly and perform a reset every week or two you should not have any issues with your device. If you are asking if there is a device that does not have the memory leak the answer is not at this time.

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I manage the issue reasonably well. But apparently the new Curve has so much memory relative to the Pearl that any leak will be a minimal issue. For me, if I want to keep 13 meg or so, I have to be careful.

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That's a fact. They finally started putting a decent amount of memory on board. Have you been through my Optimize your BB's memory post?
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