How to increase the RAM on your OPPO smartphone. For the first time, Chinese smartphone maker Oppo has introduced a RAM expansion technology to MEA users on its Reno5 series of smartphones from June 2021.
The new technology, named RAM+ operates as an auxiliary function that allows the Oppo Reno 5 series users to temporarily convert a small portion of their smartphone’s read-only memory (ROM) into virtual RAM.
With this system, users can easily enjoy up to 7GB of expanded RAM with a single click in the smartphone’s settings, depending on their phone’s memory specifics.
The RAM expansion function can be activated after installing a software update on the OPPO Reno5 Series by going to the ‘About Phone’ section of the phone’s Settings App and restarting the phone.
After carrying out a software update on the OPPO Reno5 Series (available from July), the RAM expansion function can be activated via the ‘About Phone’ section inside the settings App and carrying out a restart.
How to Expand RAM on OPPO Smartphones in 3- Easy Steps
- Update the smartphone software to the latest version.
- Open [Settings-About phone], click on [RAM], enter [RAM expansion].
- Select the expansion size as needed, and restart the phone.
- Open Multitasking interface, and you’ll find the expanded RAM has been applied as indicated in the ‘Close All’ button below.
- Otherwise, open “About Phone” to find the expanded RAM applied under the RAM section- RAM Expansion Technology Availability.
RAM Expansion Technology Availability
|Model||ROM||RAM||RAM Expansion Plan|
|OPPO Reno5||128GB||8GB||2GB, 3GB, 5GB|
|OPPO Reno5 F||128GB||8GB||2GB, 3GB, 5GB|
|OPPO A74||128GB||6GB||2GB, 3GB, 5GB|
Oppo has said that users will experience the optimized performance through the enlarged RAM that supports increased data processing capability and reduces frame loss rate and fragmentation. “RAM+ ensures smoother switching between apps that are running simultaneously in the background, allowing the phone’s configuration to be used to its fullest,” the company said.
In addition, Oppo supports three levels of adjustments in this function, providing users the flexibility to temporarily adjust the size of their RAM according to their needs.