Clear Memory (RAM) - Samsung Galaxy S® III

NoteRandom Access Memory (RAM) levels above 90% may cause the device to perform poorly when running certain applications. Review the amount of RAM being used on the device, and Clear memory if the RAM levels are above 1.8GB.

NoteClearing Random Access Memory (RAM) will end running applications and stop background applications. Verify that application data is saved before clearing memory.

NoteClearing Random Access Memory (RAM) may resolve issues with the device / display freezing. The device may be running low on memory (RAM).

  1. Press and hold the Home key.
  2. Select Task manager (located in the lower-left).
    Task Manager
  3. From the RAM tab, select Clear memory.
    Clear Memory