What Is Non ECC Memory?

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A non ECC memory is a term that is used when dealing with computers to refer to a memory that is not self correcting. The ECC memory is an acronym that means error-correcting code memory.
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There are two types of memories when in comes to supporting ECC or error correction code/circuitry. Non-ECC memories are more common, faster and cheaper than ECC memories.
Non-ECC memory is the normal memory used in desktops that does not feature error detection and correction. ECC memory is generally only used in servers where the integrity of the data is critical.
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ECC stands for Error Correction Code. This type of memory has the ability to correct errors within the memory. The downside is that it can slow down your system.
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Answer There are two types of memories when it comes to supporting ECC (error correction code/circuitry). These are ECC memory (memories which support ECC) and non-ECC (which do not
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Small Outline Dual Inline Memory Modules, or SODIMMs, are slimline memory modules for laptop computers. The smaller size makes it an easier fit for the tightly packed, reduced space
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EEC stands for Error-correction code. This means the memory checks AND
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