Windows 8 Metro Apps Sleep and Resume To Free Up RAM
Posted 18 April 2012 - 03:25 PM
But what about the memory these apps are taking up when suspended? Whenever Windows 8 detects memory pressure on the system, it will repurpose nearly all the memory that suspended Metro style apps would otherwise hold onto. Windows 8 can reclaim this memory without having to terminate an app.
Watch the video below to understand how Windows 8 reclaims memory from Metro apps.
Posted 19 April 2012 - 02:30 AM
Posted 21 April 2012 - 10:53 PM
Posted 22 April 2012 - 12:48 PM
the OS can reduce the RAM usage at a time it would be superb.