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Memory Technology Types

This section discusses the main types of memory that are used in the PC, and their differences. The intention is to explain the various major technology types used for various functions within the PC.

Note: The system memory itself is made from DRAM, but the other types are explained here to show the other major technology types in use in the PC, and how they differ from DRAM.

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