How to check how much RAM is installed on Ubuntu 20.04

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Whenever you want to install a new program on your computer system, the first thing to do is look for the amount R.A.M. that this program has to run perfectly. The reason for this is that before starting the actual installation process, you need to make sure whether your computer system can run this program or not. Apart from that, you also need to know how much RAM is installed on your system. So, in this article, we’re going to tell you how to check how much R.A.M. is installed on your Ubuntu 04/20 Server or desktop.

Checking how much RAM is installed on Ubuntu 20.04

To check how much RAM is installed on your Ubuntu 20.04, you need to follow the steps below:

First of all, you need to start the terminal in Ubuntu 20.04. You can do this by pressing Ctrl + T or click on the activities Icon on your desktop and type terminal in the search bar that appears and double-click the search results to launch Terminal. In addition, you can also right-click on your desktop and then click the Open terminal Option from the menu that opens. The newly launched terminal window is shown in the following figure:

Now enter the following command into your terminal and then press the Enter Key:

free -h

This command is also highlighted in the following figure:

Once you run this command you will be able to see the amount of RAM installed on your Ubuntu 20.04 along with some other statistics as highlighted in the following figure:

Total available memory

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This guide shows an easy way to determine the exact amount of memory installed on your Ubuntu 20.04, as well as the memory available and used. This way, you can easily determine whether or not your system can run a certain program by simply checking the RAM installed on it.

How to check how much RAM is installed on Ubuntu 20.04