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  1. Memory controller

    The memory controller is a digital circuit which manages the flow of data going to and from the main memory. It can be a separate chip or integrated into another chip, such as on the die of a microprocessor. This is also called a Memory Chip Controller.

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  1. memory controller

    Is a specific type of chip on a computer motherboard or central processing unit which manages the flow of data going to and from the memory. It is the interface between system memory and the central processing unit. It consists of special circuitry within a computer system that interprets a request from the central processing unit to locate data, a file, folder or address in the memory.

    A memory controller is a vital chip within some types of computers and motherboards.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of memory controller in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of memory controller in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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