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Jerry Raia
11-19-2005, 12:00 AM
<div class='os_post_top_link'><a href='http://blogs.msdn.com/windowsmobile/archive/2005/11/17/494177.aspx' target='_blank'>http://blogs.msdn.com/windowsmobile/archive/2005/11/17/494177.aspx</a><br /><br /></div><i>"So you just bought a brand new WM5 device. The box says it's got 64M of RAM. You go digging through control panels on the device and find one that says it's only got 50M. Is something wrong? Should you be worried about this? The short answers are "No" and "No." This blog entry will explain why. First though, please make sure you've read my earlier "RAM, ROM, NAND, NOR--that's a lot of capital letters..." entry. I'm assuming here that you understand what I described there."</i><br /><br />Mike Calligaro gives us more insight into memory and how it is used on our devices. If you have ever wondered where that "other" memory had gone right after a reset, the answer is here.