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What is Main memory of computer?

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asked Jun 13, 2016 in Computer by Aadarsh (35 points)

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answered Jun 13, 2016 by vikash (21,287 points)
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The main memory of the computer is also known as RAM, standing for Random Access Memory. It is constructed from integrated circuits and needs to have electrical power in order to maintain its information. When power is lost, the information is lost too! It can be directly accessed by the CPU.

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