17600 Newhope St
Fountain Valley, CA, 92708 United States
#69 in Forbes Largest Private Companies (November 2014)
Kingston Technology cuts a regal figure in the realm of memory. The company is one of the top makers of memory modules -- printed circuit boards loaded with DRAM or other memory chips that increase the capacity and speed of printers and computers. Kingston also makes flash memory cards used in portable electronic devices, such as digital cameras, MP3 players, and wireless phones. Kingston takes on some manufacturing chores for customers through a specialized factory in China that tests and packages memory chips before assembling them into customized memory modules.