Dell Venue Pro only has 256 MB RAM?

venueproram2I had not known it was even a question, but now it appears the Dell Venue Pro is an exception amongst all the Windows phone 7 launch devices with only 256 MB RAM.

This information was discovered thanks to an app called Device Info by available in Marketplace.

All the other handsets invariable exceeded Microsoft’s minimum spec of 256 MB RAM, and while this deficit does not appear to result in any slow down for the device, it does raise concern about the future ability of the smartphone to copy of Microsoft raises restrictions on Multi-tasking.

Of note is that the initial developer handsets, the LG Panther, only had 256 MB, so the current crop of apps are most likely designed for only that amount of memory, and having 256 MB is not likely to cause any issue at the moment.


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