ROM is computer memory that is used to permanently store applications and data. There are five basic types of ROM, all of which have unique characteristics and data storage capabilities within a personal computer or elec... More »

The main functions of a ROM include storing programs and software instructions in electronic devices as well as performing major input and output tasks. Short for read-only memory, ROM is a type of memory storage system ... More »

The acronym "ROM" stands for "Read-Only Memory." This term is used in regards to computers and compact discs that cannot be written over, only read. More »

In computing, ROM stands for "read-only memory" and refers to a type of memory used to store data or information in a permanent form. It is applied mainly in the distribution of firmware and semiconductor integrated circ... More »

RAM is used for a variety of tasks and is highly versatile, as opposed to ROM and CMOS, which contain crucial — and permanent, in the case of ROM — data related to systems operation, while virtual memory and cache are us... More »

The main functions of a ROM include storing programs and software instructions in electronic devices as well as performing major input and output tasks. Short for read-only memory, ROM is a type of memory storage system ... More »

CD ROM refers to a type of compact disc that can only be read by a computer; its contents cannot be erased or altered. Due to this feature, CD ROMs have become a popular media format for storing retail features. More »