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    Difference between FIFO and buffer

    Hi All,

    Could anyone please clarify my doubt.

    What is the difference between FIFO and Buffer in terms of hardware design

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    Viya

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    Re: Difference between FIFO and buffer

    A buffer is just a general term for many types of storage.
    A FIFO is a buffer that stores data in a queue, so that the first data word written will also be the first one read. (First In First Out)


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