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Why RAM Boosters and Task Killers Are Bad for Android

If you use Android, you may have heard advice about using a RAM booster or task killer app. Scroll through the Google Play Store and you’ll see a ton of task killers on offer with high reviews. This may lead you to ask if RAM boosters really work. As it turns out, your phone doesn’t…

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OnePlus Confirms OnePlus Nord Specs: RAM, Camera, Display

One of the worst kept secrets in the Android space is the OnePlus Nord. It seems like there has been another leak about this phone every day. Perhaps sick of the speculation (and because we’re getting close to the release date), OnePlus has finally taken to its community forums to confirm some of the specs…

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What’s the Difference Between DDR2, DDR3, and DDR4 RAM?

RAM, which stands for Random Access Memory, is a short-term storage location your computer uses for running processes. You might not think much about RAM besides the amount of it when buying a new computer. But not all RAM is created equal. Different generations of RAM provide different speeds and are only compatible with certain…

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Why You Should Overclock Your RAM (It’s Easy!)

7heaven/Shutterstock.com Every program on your PC churns through RAM as it works. Your RAM operates at a certain speed set in place by the manufacturer, but a few minutes in the BIOS can bump it up far beyond its rated specification. Yes, RAM Speed Matters Every program you run gets loaded into RAM from your…

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