Last Updated: February 25, 2016
· ilyax

Raspberry Pi - Optimum Split of Memory

Boot menu to choose distro and/or memory model of choice.

224MB RAM and 32MB VRAM for a Linux desktop distro, or a heavy (non GUI) applications that don't need to play video, nor render 3D.

192MB RAM and 64MB VRAM (default) for desktop distro's that want to play video or have 3D effects.

128MB RAM and 128MB VRAM for applications and games that do extensive multimedia or play 3D rendered games.

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