Made you flinch

In which of these would you most commonly find static RAM?

A) Main memory of your PC

B) Embedded in your video adapter

C) Inside your CPU cache

D) In mobile storage devices

E) Inside components that rub themselves on the carpet and give you a shock

The answer: C) Inside your CPU cache

Static RAM is very fast memory, and it’s very common to find it in CPU caches.

Want to know more? Watch “Identifying Memory Types.”

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