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Computers - General Knowledge Questions
The fastest, costlier and relatively small form of storage managed by computer system hardware is :
A)
Main memory
B)
Flash Memory
C)
Cache
D)
Disk

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Cache

Cache memory, also called CPU memory, is random access memory (RAM) that a computer microprocessor can access more quickly than it can access regular RAM. Cache is the fastest and most costly form of storage. For example, Level 1 (L1) cache is extremely fast but relatively small, and is usually embedded in the processor chip (CPU). Cache memory is volatile and managed by the computer system hardware.

Published On : June 16, 2021
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