Speedy memory

What type of memory technology provides maximum throughput when memory modules are installed in pairs?

A) Dual-channel


C) Hyper-threading

D) Dual-core

E) Dual exhaust

The answer: A) Dual-channel

If a motherboard supports a dual-channel architecture, you can effectively double your memory throughput by installing memory modules in pairs.

Want to know more? Watch “An Overview of Memory.”

There are many different memory types and memory technologies, and in this video you’ll learn about memory parity, ECC memory, memory sides, and memory channels.