the computer's main memory, which consists of the random access memory (RAM), cache memory, and the read-only memory (ROM) that is directly accessible to the CPU
Storage media or devices outside the internal memory of a computer system
A round, metal platter in the hard drive of the computer; it stores large amounts of information
Flash memory cards
Let you transfer data between your computer and devices such as digital cameras, PDAs, Video Cameras and Printers
Also known as key chain flash memory devices. The size of a key chain, these hard drives connect to a computer's USB port enabling a transfer of files and has a capacity of 1GB.