Apple finally gives up on 16 GB iPhone  storage
Published in Mobiles


End of a marketing ploy

Fruity cargo cult Apple has finally given up on a pretty dumb marketing ploy which made its phones look a little cheaper.

Samsung releases UFS memory card line
Published in Memory
Thursday, 07 July 2016 12:02

Samsung releases UFS memory card line


256GB and speeds up to 530MB/s

Samsung has announced the introduction of the first Universal Flash Storage (UFS) memory card line-up, which it claims has capacities of up to 256GB and speeds up to 530MB/s.

Memory market picking up
Published in Memory
Monday, 13 June 2016 12:20

Memory market picking up


Apparently due to smartphone demand

The memory-IC market conditions is picking up in the second half of 2016 because manufacturers want them in their smartphone devices.

G.Skill breaks twelve world records at Computex 2016
Published in Memory


DDR4 hits 5189.2MHz

G.Skill was quite proud to note that its memory has managed to break a total of 12 overclocking records in 8 different benchmarks during Computex 2016 show, with DDR4 memory hitting impressive 5189.2MHz.

G.Skill's new DDR4-4333 memory works only on ASRock Z170M OC Formula
Published in Memory


High-end Trident Z series memory modules

ASRock has announced that the latest high-end Trident-Z DDR4 4333MHz memory modules work only on their work on their mATX Z170M OC Formula.

Samsung prepares for memory price war
Published in Memory
Thursday, 14 April 2016 13:12

Samsung prepares for memory price war


Wants market share over profits

Samsung Electronics changing its approach to its memory chip business and focus on market share over profit margins and the industry will suffer, according to one analyst.

Samsung builds 256GB embedded memory
Published in Memory
Wednesday, 16 March 2016 11:46

Samsung builds 256GB embedded memory


Coming to a high end phone near you

Samsung has announced a 256GB embedded memory chip which is expected to provide all the storeage you smart phone can need.

SK Hynix expanding memory making
Published in Memory
Tuesday, 01 March 2016 13:14

SK Hynix expanding memory making


Building a new chip plant by 2025

SK Hynix is building a new memory chip plant by 2025, joining an investment race driven by growing demand for semiconductors.

G.Skill announces new Ripjaws V 128GB DDR4-3200 memory kit
Published in Memory


DDR4 at 3200MHz with CL14-14-14-34 latency

G.Skill has announced its newest addition to the Ripjaws V lineup, the 3200MHz clocked 128GB DDR4 kit designed for Intel's X99 motherboards.

SK Hynix profits fall by 40 per cent
Published in Memory
Tuesday, 26 January 2016 12:37

SK Hynix profits fall by 40 per cent


Memory sales at a snail's pace

The world's second-largest memory chipmaker,SK Hynix  posted a $822 million in operating profit for the fourth quarter last year which is down 40.7 percent. Apparently demand for memory chips is sluggish.