Chip market worth $409 billion this year
Published in News
Tuesday, 28 November 2017 16:17

Chip market worth $409 billion this year


It's soaraway silicon!

The World Semiconductor Trade Statistics (WSTS) body forecast that the chip market will increase 20.6 percent this year compared to 2016.

G.Skill unveils low-latency DDR4-4266MHz 32GB kit
Published in Memory


Part of the Trident Z RGB lineup

G.Skill has announced yet another member of its Trident Z RGB memory kit lineup, the 32GB (4x8GB) DDR4-4266 memory kit running at tight CL17 latency.

G.Skill responds with 32GB DDR4-4400 memory kit
Published in Memory


Part of G.Skill's Trident Z series

G.Skill has announced its fastest high-capacity Trident Z memory kit with four 8GB modules working at 4400MHz.

Corsair unveils 32GB DDR4-4333 memory kit
Published in Memory
Wednesday, 15 November 2017 16:30

Corsair unveils 32GB DDR4-4333 memory kit


Part of its Vengeance LPX memory series

Corsair has announced its fastest high-capacity kit, which is also one of the world's first 32GB memory kits running at that frequency, the Corsair Vengeance LPX 32GB DDR4-4333 memory kit.

G.Skill reveals high end SO-DIMM DDR4 memory kits
Published in Memory


From 3200MHz to 3800MHz

G.Skill has released a rather interesting set of SO-DIMM DDR4 memory kits that will be available in 32GB or 64GB capacities and range from 3200MHz to 3800MHz.

Rambus stops suing and invents something
Published in Memory
Friday, 29 September 2017 12:36

Rambus stops suing and invents something


First fully functional DDR5 DIMM

Memory outfit Rambus has taken time out of its busy schedule of patent trademark litigation to invent a fully functional DDR5 DIMM (dual in-line memory module) prototype.

Samsung readies 28nm MRAM chips
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 27 September 2017 11:18

Samsung readies 28nm MRAM chips

FD-SOI sauce 

Samsung Foundry will soon mass produce magnetoresistive random-access memory (MRAM) chips  using 28nm fully depleted silicon-on-insulator (FD-SOI) process technology.

G.Skill releases AMD Ryzen optimized memory kits
Published in Memory


Up to 128GB and up to 3200MHz

G.Skill has announced a couple of new Trident Z RGB memory kits which are optimized for AMD's Ryzen and Ryzen Threadripper CPUs, which will be available running at up to 3200MHz and coming in up to 128GB in capacity.

Corsair unveils its DDR4-4600 Vengeance LPX 16GB kit
Published in Memory


Fastest ever 2x8GB kit running at 4,600MHz CL19

Corsair has unveiled its latest and fastest 16GB DDR4 Vengeance LPX memory kit that will work at 4,600MHz.

Toshiba might score a windfall from its memory chip sale
Published in Memory


Price of sale goes up to $22.3 billion

It is starting to look like Toshiba might collect more money from the sale of its memory chip business than it expected.