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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Barium carbonate is utilized in multilayered ceramic capacitors, PTC thermistors, piezoelectric transducers, sensors, dynamic RAM, MEMS, optical modulators, and electromechanical devices.
"As the cost of dynamic RAM (DRAM) chips has fallen, and their performance characteristics have improved, the amount of data that can be viably stored 'in memory' has grown.
In terms of external memory connectivity, the FM4 Family continues to support SRAM, NOR flash and NAND flash, in addition to providing added support for SDRAM (Synchronous Dynamic RAM) and a newly included SD card controller.
STT-MRAM also has potential to address technology scaling roadmap challenges of volatile memory such as Dynamic RAM (DRAM) and hence can greatly enhance the performance for many volatile memory applications as well.
In fact, some local dynamic RAM makers, such as Nanya Technology and Inotera Memories (both subsidiaries of Formosa Plastics Group), have increased reliance on FST to minimize risk.

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