dynamic RAM

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dynamic RAM

n. Computers
A form of computer memory that stores information as electrical charge in arrays of capacitors dependent on a power source.
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Instead of the 32 banks found in conventional Rambus DRAMs the new device has a 4-bank configuration, using the same architecture as synchronous dynamic random access memory (SDRAM) chips.
Smaller than a dime, AT&T's dynamic random access memory (DRAM) chip (left) allows individual memory cells to be accessed within 80 billionths of a second.
unveiled a new architecture for its 288Mb megabit (Mb) Rambus dynamic random access memory (RDRAM) at the International Solid State Circuits Conference.