Memory (RAM): The Right Amount for Unraid

Certain operating systems for network-attached storage, for example, TrueNAS CORE, require a lot of RAM for smooth operation. Unraid works differently, and depending on what you require from your Unraid machine; it can do everything you want it to with minimal RAM. However, there are certain situations, in which you might need to expand your capacity. The following guides will recommend what RAM to go for and how much of it you need.

How much RAM does Unraid need?

How much RAM your Unraid requires depends on your use-case. This article guides you through the different options and tells you, what to look out for.