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Here’s how to check RAM usage in android Oreo 8.1, 8.0 and upcoming android P 9.0 devices including Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. We already discussed memory usage by apps in Oreo devices. You can see check RAM or memory usage by apps, android system and free RAM in Oreo under developer options. Make sure to enable android 8 developer options to see app RAM usage data.
Different android device has slightly different settings to see memory usage and apps RAM usage monitor. If you found some of the app’s usage more RAM, you’ll stop the app in your Oreo device. But remember stopping app may cause the app to fail or you may lose some of your current work also. Follow the below-given step by step process to check RAM usage in android Oreo 8.1 device.
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How to check RAM usage in Android Oreo 8.1 and 8.0
To check Android Oreo ram usage in 8.0 and 8.1, enable developer mode using below given settings in your device.
Step 1: Swipe down the notification panel and tap Settings in your Oreo phone
Step 2: Tap system
Step 3: Tap about phone
Step 4: Scroll down at the end of the page and tap on Build number 7 times or tap Build number until seeing this message on screen: You are now a developer!
To see developer options go to Settings > system > Developer options
In android Oreo developer mode, you can see several helpful settings such as USB debugging, OEM unlocking, system UI demo mode, debug the app, Logger buffer size, Bluetooth audio codec, Windows animation scale, Transition animation scale, background process limit, Profile GPU rendering and more. Let see how to see android Oreo 8.1 RAM usage data.
Android RAM usage monitor in Oreo 8.1 & 8.0
Step 1: Go to settings in your android Oreo and upcoming android P 9.0 devices
Step 2: Tap System
Step 3: Tap Developer options
Step 4: Scroll down and tap Running services
Here you can view and control currently running services and RAM usage by system, apps and free available RAM.
Step 6: Tap any app if you want to stop usage RAM
Step 7: Tap Stop
It’s quite easy to check app usage RAM in android Oreo and upcoming android P 9.0 devices including Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. Also, show cached processes in Oreo using below given settings.
How to show cached processes in android Oreo 8.0 & 8.1
Settings > System > Developer options > Running services > Three vertical dots (Menu) at upper right corner > Show cached processes
And that’s it. Do you still have a question about check RAM usage in android Oreo 8.1 and 8.0? If you have any questions, tell us below the comment. We’ll respond as soon as possible.