Applecare advisor interview questions shared by candidates
Explain to a non-technical customer the difference between RAM and Hard Drive.
RAM is how your computer can run programs, while a hard drive let's you store your files.
RAM is temporary storage used to store data of recent processes on a solid state media to allow the process faster access to this data. HDD storage is a permanent read/write data storage where all of the programs you have installed on your machine lie.
Imagine a class room and your file cabinet is the hard drive storage and the chalkboard is your RAM storage . Clearing your RAM allows for improved efficiency while the file cabinet holds the files safely