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Is there any limit on the graphics memory size of android device?
Join Date: 30 Aug 15
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Posted: Mon, 2016-11-21 08:01

recently I'm testing the Graphic memory limit on android device using adreno GPU. and i find that gpu and cpu share the memory with no limit, gpu can use all  available memory of device(about 1.7 G), is there any document about this topic?

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Posted: Tue, 2019-07-30 04:05

We didn't get your question. Our answer is in the assumption that the question is that if a GPU/CPU is shared by a single process?
There is no restriction for a process to use the whole available memory(RAM) excluding the critical OS files in memory.
Page Fault Exception technique is used to allocate the memory for a process. If the system ran out of memory to allocate a new page for a process, one of the Page Replacement Algorithms is used to allocate the memory.

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