RAM (Random Access Memory) is a type of memory in computers that stores operating system, application programs and the data in current use. As its name indicates it is the memory from which any byte can be accessed without touching the neighboring bytes. It is commonly called main memory which is used to store data for the programs processed by CPU (Central Processing Unit). Speed and capability to process programs of a computing device depends on its RAM.
There are two different types of RAM – DRAM (Dynamic RAM) and SRAM (Static RAM).
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