Buy / Sell RAM

RAM stands for Random Access Memory; it is a form of computer data storage that stores data and code currently being used. EOS RAM is a resource required for dApp developers for their smart contracts to be deployed.

HOW TO BUY RAM

1. Select Wallet on the top menu.

2. Select Buy/Sell RAM from the left side menu.

The Buy/Sell RAM page has 2 tabs available;

  • Buy RAM

    • RAM Receiver - Enter in the username of RAM receiver (ex. easyaccount1)

    • Buy in EOS or Bytes? - Select metrics for purchasing RAM

    • Amount of RAM to Buy in EOS - The field below will auto-calculate and show you the equivalent in Bytes (ex. 1 EOS ≈ 11,304 Bytes as of August 9th, 2019)

  • Sell RAM

    • Bought - Displays how much RAM you've purchased in Bytes/EOS

    • In Use - Displays how much RAM is in use in Bytes/EOS

    • Available - Displays how much RAM is available in Bytes/EOS

    • Amount of RAM to Sell (Bytes) - You can manually enter how much to sell, or select one of the four buttons below to auto-calculate how much RAM to sell in percentages

3. Select the Buy RAM tab and fill out RAM Receiver and the Amount of RAM to Buy (Bytes OR EOS). Click the blue Buy RAM button to finalize action.

HOW TO SELL RAM

1. Select Wallet on the top menu.

2. Select Buy/Sell RAM from the left side menu.

3. Select the Sell RAM tab and fill out the Amount of RAM to Sell (Bytes). Click the blue Sell RAM button to finalize action.

You can enter a value manually or select one of the buttons below the field to auto-calculate 25, 50, 75 or 100% of the available RAM on your account.