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memory based

Programs that hold all data in memory for processing. Almost all spreadsheets are memory based so that a change in data at one end of the spreadsheet can be instantly reflected at the other end. In a virtual memory computer, which most are today, the data may actually reside on disk at a given moment. See virtual memory.
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This unique functionality, combined with the durability of a Flash memory based device, will satisfy both casual users and the most discerning technophiles," he added.
Numerous opportunities are said to exist for these memory based products, which when manufactured efficiently in high volumes can offer significant cost-based advantages over traditional silicon chip methods.
Analysys International says Samsung's strategy to explode into DVD camcorder market is to snatch some market share in DV camcorder market before flash memory based DV camcorders become popular, and to guarantee its market share and customer development in the future.