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memory

the part of a COMPUTER that stores information. The two main types of computer memory are RAM (Random Access Memory) and ROM (Read Only Memory). HARD DISKS and FLOPPY DISKS provide additional memory capacity for storing computer programs and data.
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The capacitorless device, Z-RAM (which stands for 'zero capacitor RAM') offers performance similar to the standard six-transistor static RAM (SRAM) cell used in cache memory but only has a single transistor.
MRAM combines the best features of today's common memory technologies: the storage capacity and low-cost of Dynamic RAM (DRAM), the high speed of Static RAM (SRAM), and the non-volatility of flash memory.
Samsung Electronics Co claims that its new 16Mb static RAM (SRAM) has the highest bandwidth available for network applications.