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

Corsair unveils its new Vengeance LPX DDR4 quad-channel kits
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Available in 128GB, 64GB and 32GB capacities

Corsair has unveiled three new high-performance Vengeance LPX DDR4 RAM kits, that will be available in 128GB, 64GB and 32GB capacities and ranging from 3,000MHz to 3,600MHz.

G.Skill announces new Ripjaws V 128GB 3000MHz DDR4 kit
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For Intel X99 platform

While 64GB might sound like an overkill to some, G.Skill has now unveiled its new 128GB DDR4 Ripjaws V memory kit, designed for content creation workstation and meant to be used on an Intel X99 Express chipset platform.

G.Skill announces new 64GB DDR4-3200 Trident Z memory kit
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Based on four 16GB modules and tight latency

G.Skill has announced its highest capacity DDR4 memory kit so far, the 64GB DDR4-3200 Trident Z which is based on four 16GB modules and Samsung chips.

GDDR5, GDDR6 rule 2016 GPUs
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 10 December 2015 12:28

GDDR5, GDDR6 rule 2016 GPUs


Exclusive: Highest end are HBM 2.0, GDDR6, GDDR5X

AMD over-hyped the new  High Bandwidth Memory standard and now the second generation HBM 2.0 is coming in 2016. However it looks like most of GPUs shipped in this year will still rely on the older GDDR5.