Welcome!

Welcome to the official BlackBerry Support Community Forums.

This is your resource to discuss support topics with your peers, and learn from each other.

inside custom component

BlackBerry® Bold™

Reply
New Contributor
Posts: 5
Registered: ‎09-27-2012
My Device: bold 9790

pliz why does my bold9790 have 6gb internal memory instead of 8gb as promised?

pliz why does my bold9790 have 6gb internal memory instead of 8gb as promised?
Forums Advisor III
Posts: 1,077
Registered: ‎04-23-2012
My Device: 9780

Re: pliz why does my bold9790 have 6gb internal memory instead of 8gb as promised?

How you checked available memory on your device? And what exact status did it show?

New Contributor
Posts: 5
Registered: ‎09-27-2012
My Device: bold 9790

Re: pliz why does my bold9790 have 6gb internal memory instead of 8gb as promised?

I check @ setup/device nd storage!..it showed total memory=6.0gb...nd wat I saw on blackberry's site was supose 2 b 8gb
Posts: 88,017
Likes: 23,471
Solutions: 6,060
Registered: ‎04-01-2008
My Device: Passport • Z30 • Z10 • Torch9850 • Playbook
My Carrier: Verizon

Re: pliz why does my bold9790 have 6gb internal memory instead of 8gb as promised?

The remainder is partitioned and taken by the operating system.




1. If any post helps you please click the Like Button below the post(s) that helped you.
2. Please resolve your thread by marking the post "Solution?" which solved it for you!
3. Install free BlackBerry Protect today for backups of contacts and data.
4. Guide to Unlocking your BlackBerry & Unlock Codes


Join our BBM Channels (Beta)
BlackBerry Support Forums Channel
PIN: C0001B7B4   Display/Scan Bar Code
Knowledge Base Updates
PIN: C0005A9AA   Display/Scan Bar Code
Forums Advisor III
Posts: 1,077
Registered: ‎04-23-2012
My Device: 9780

Re: pliz why does my bold9790 have 6gb internal memory instead of 8gb as promised?

Hi,

 

Device OS and other 3rd party apps also consume device inbuilt memeory, so please check 6 GB will be free memory out of total 8 GB.

 

 

New Contributor
Posts: 5
Registered: ‎09-27-2012
My Device: bold 9790

Re: pliz why does my bold9790 have 6gb internal memory instead of 8gb as promised?

@unleachshursel!..dats d point!...its nt 6gb free memory out of 8gb!..its 6gb total!..dat is 6gb/6gb
Posts: 88,017
Likes: 23,471
Solutions: 6,060
Registered: ‎04-01-2008
My Device: Passport • Z30 • Z10 • Torch9850 • Playbook
My Carrier: Verizon

Re: pliz why does my bold9790 have 6gb internal memory instead of 8gb as promised?

The remainder is consumed by the operating system.




1. If any post helps you please click the Like Button below the post(s) that helped you.
2. Please resolve your thread by marking the post "Solution?" which solved it for you!
3. Install free BlackBerry Protect today for backups of contacts and data.
4. Guide to Unlocking your BlackBerry & Unlock Codes


Join our BBM Channels (Beta)
BlackBerry Support Forums Channel
PIN: C0001B7B4   Display/Scan Bar Code
Knowledge Base Updates
PIN: C0005A9AA   Display/Scan Bar Code
New Contributor
Posts: 5
Registered: ‎09-27-2012
My Device: bold 9790

Re: pliz why does my bold9790 have 6gb internal memory instead of 8gb as promised?

@jsanders is dis d same 4 all bold9790 smartphones?
Posts: 88,017
Likes: 23,471
Solutions: 6,060
Registered: ‎04-01-2008
My Device: Passport • Z30 • Z10 • Torch9850 • Playbook
My Carrier: Verizon

Re: pliz why does my bold9790 have 6gb internal memory instead of 8gb as promised?

"dis d" ???




1. If any post helps you please click the Like Button below the post(s) that helped you.
2. Please resolve your thread by marking the post "Solution?" which solved it for you!
3. Install free BlackBerry Protect today for backups of contacts and data.
4. Guide to Unlocking your BlackBerry & Unlock Codes


Join our BBM Channels (Beta)
BlackBerry Support Forums Channel
PIN: C0001B7B4   Display/Scan Bar Code
Knowledge Base Updates
PIN: C0005A9AA   Display/Scan Bar Code