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single in-line package

A earlier memory chip module that was similar to a single in-line memory module (SIMM), but used pins rather than edge connectors. A single in-line package (SIP) was sometimes called a "single in-line pin package" (SIPP). See SIMM.

SIP Module
SIPs used pins to plug the module into the socket whereas SIMMs and DIMMs use edge connectors like PCI cards.


(Single In-line Memory Module) An earlier printed circuit board that holds memory chips and plugs into a SIMM socket on the motherboard. See memory module.

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