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Why Do Memory Stick Sizes Go Up In Fours?
31 July 2018, 16:40 | Updated: 31 July 2018, 16:42
Mystery Hour Question
Question: Why do memory sticks go up in fours?
Name: Eric in Croydon
Name: Rich in Forest Hill
Qualification: PHD in Computing
Answer: Memory is based around 'bites', each of which have eight bits. As a result, memory sizes increase in multiple of eight.