RAM

random access memory

SRAM and DRAM

It is type of computer memory. There are to diferent types of RAM: DRAM and SRAM. They are used to hold data. DRAM is more common but SRAM is faster. This is because DRAM has to be refreshed all the time whereas SRAM doesn't which makes it much faster.

Even though SRAM is faster DRAM is used more because SRAM is so much more expensive.

There are lots of things like RAM for example:

  • flash RAM
  • RAM disk
  • FPM RAM
  • tag RAM
  • RAM latency
  • dynamic RAM