Memory isn't released until Safari terminated (ScreenShots)

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by Kuray, Jul 4, 2011.

  1. Kuray macrumors regular

    Joined:
    Jul 24, 2010
    #1
    This Topic is kinda answer to this post http://forums.macrumors.com/showpost.php?p=12869873&postcount=12


    Just Booted
    http://i.imgur.com/z1Mfq.png

    Only Google (Safari Opened)
    http://i.imgur.com/1oli4.png

    10 Tabs Opened
    http://i.imgur.com/8Xlh5.png

    10 SAME Tabs Opened in another Window
    http://i.imgur.com/I5I6Q.png

    First Window Closed
    http://i.imgur.com/hFvOi.png

    Second Windows Closed
    http://i.imgur.com/eKLOQ.png

    Safari Terminated
    http://i.imgur.com/s4HWv.png



    Web Pages that opened

    I close 2 windows but don't terminate still memory as Safari is ACTIVE

    Tested Machine:
    2011 MacBook Pro 15"
    2.0 GHz
    500 GB HDD
    4 GB RAM
    10.6.8 Snow Leopard
     
  2. mdnz macrumors regular

    Joined:
    Apr 14, 2010
    Location:
    The Netherlands
    #2
    This is the way Mac OS X is designed, if a program still has a blue dot under its icon, it's using memory.
     

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