The iPhone RAM memory detail

The RAM memory of all iPhone models revealed

Apple doesn’t disclose the full information of its devices. There are several gaps in information about iPhone features, such as RAM. However, there is a recent update on this policy. We already know that the iPhone devices are fully optimized for better performance, but know there’s a list of all RAM settings for each iPhone on the market.

The RAM detail is interesting to compare one phone to another when buying a new device. It’s normal for people to know how much RAM that iPhone you’re considering to buy has. In this list you will find the exact RAM memory of each Apple phone on the market.

iPhone RAM quantity detailed

The iPhone RAM detail

Despite being among the most conservative mobiles across different generations, with little exceptions, iPhones usually change and expand their RAM memory. It’s a common practice among mobile phone developers. This article provides a detailed breakdown of RAM memory model by model in iPhone history.

iPhone 14 RAM Memory

The iPhones RAM memory is not a feature to boast about. The iPhone 14 and Pro Max model come with 6 GB of RAM. Although the capacity may seem limited compared to Android devices with 8 to 12 GB, the optimization is the key of iPhone fluidity. 

iPhone 12 and 13

The models 12 and 13 had less RAM memory. Whereas the Pro models have 6 GB of RAM, the 13 and 13 mini only have 4 GB. It’s the same pattern for the iPhone 12 family. The 12 and mini versions have 4 GB of RAM and the Pro and Pro Max version of iPhone 12 go up to 6 GB like the 13 series.

The RAM memory in iPhone SE models

The budget-friendly iPhones are primarly aimed at users who aren’t looking for extravagant features.  The iPhone SE Models of 3rd and 2nd generation both have 3 GB.

Apple doesn’t flaunt RAM memory

The Cupertino brand has never boasted about the RAM memory of its devices. It’s surprising to know that with such a little RAM capacity the devices work so fast. Therefore, the revelation of this feature is only anecdotic.  When compared with Android devices, the RAM quantity is particularly low.

List of iPhone RAM memory from iPhone 11 to the original one

  • iPhone 11: 4 GB.
  • iPhone 11 Pro: 4 GB.
  • iPhone 11 Pro Max: 4 GB.
  • iPhone X: 3 GB.
  • iPhone XS: 4 GB.
  • iPhone XS Max: 4 GB.
  • iPhone XR: 3 GB.
  • iPhone 8: 2 GB.
  • iPhone 8 Plus: 3 GB.
  • iPhone SE (1st Gen.): 2 GB.
  • iPhone 7: 2 GB.
  • iPhone 7 Plus: 3 GB.
  • iPhone 6: 1 GB.
  • iPhone 6 Plus: 1 GB.
  • iPhone 6s: 2 GB.
  • iPhone 6s Plus: 2 GB.
  • iPhone 5: 1 GB.
  • iPhone 5c: 1 GB.
  • iPhone 5s: 1 GB.
  • iPhone 4: 512 MB.
  • iPhone 4s: 512 MB.
  • iPhone 3G: 128 MB.
  • iPhone 3GS: 256 MB.
  • iPhone: 128 MB.

The initial RAM memory for the first iPhone is surprising. Nowadays it’s very hard to think about a device with less than 2 or 3 GB. But in iPhone’s history there were times when RAM quantity was even lower.

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