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Registered: ‎03-29-2012
My Device: Torch 9810

Migrated from 9800 (OS6) to 9810(OS7) - Memory concerns

I just migrated my 9800 @OS6 to 9810@OS7 using Desktop Software (Im with Bell Canada). This included migrating my Applications etc.


Issue: On my 9800 I saw 262 of 512 MB free, and now on my 9810 I see only 90MB free (i have not installed any new applications).


Something seems wrong here.


Would appreciate any help

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Re: Migrated from 9800 (OS6) to 9810(OS7) - Memory concerns

Try a Battery pull please, with the BlackBerry device powered ON, remove the battery 15 seconds and then reinsert the battery to reboot device. This will clear all cache like rebooting a PC. Then look at free memory again.


also the memory areas are a bit differen and dont seem to add up in application management.


if you still have 90 free after bat pull, run a few days to see if sluggish or not.


I didnt have any issue with my 9810


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Posts: 2
Registered: ‎03-29-2012
My Device: Torch 9810

Re: Migrated from 9800 (OS6) to 9810(OS7) - Memory concerns

Thanks for the quick response. Tried Batt-Pull - didn't help.


While free space is not critical issue, I need to understand what took up an additional 400+MB of Application Memory Space.