TSMC is the king of 28nm
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 12 May 2015 11:19

TSMC is the king of 28nm


78 percent of the market

TSMC looks certain to keep its foot firmly on the throat of 28nm chip production, according to a new study.

Samsung releases PRO Plus and EVO Plus Memory
Published in Memory


Thanks for the Memory

Samsung has released its latest PRO Plus and EVO Plus memory cards which means that portfolio has PRO Plus, PRO, EVO Plus and EVO families.

Kingston announces new HyperX Savage SSD
Published in Memory
Tuesday, 28 April 2015 16:52

Kingston announces new HyperX Savage SSD


Phison S10 controller paired up with 19nm MLC NAND

Kingston has announced several new solid state drives that will be a part of its HyperX lineup, as the Savage SSD series.

Samsung thumps Intel in SSD battle
Published in News
Tuesday, 21 April 2015 10:38

Samsung thumps Intel in SSD battle


Catfight on SSDs makes Intel howl

Samsung ruled the global solid state drive (SSD) market last year with a market share double that of its main rival Intel.

New Samsung 840 EVO firmware fix coming later this month
Published in Memory


To feature "periodic refresh"

While Samsung already patched its 840 EVO firmware earlier last year, it appears that it took a bit longer to fix the read performance degradation problem, but the new fix should be available later this month.

Intel unleashes 750-series PCIe/NVMe SSD
Published in Memory
Friday, 03 April 2015 08:41

Intel unleashes 750-series PCIe/NVMe SSD


Leaves SATA drives in the dust

Intel has launched new 750-series solid state drives, based on PCIe and NVMe interfaces, enabling substantially higher performance than the company‚Äôs SATA SSDs. 

Phison to expand SSD range
Published in News
Thursday, 02 April 2015 11:55

Phison to expand SSD range


The River Phison swept me away....

NAND flash device controller supplier, which is not named after a biblical river, Phison Electronics is looking to expand its SSD operation in 2015.

Intel wants to quadruple SSD storage
Published in Memory
Tuesday, 31 March 2015 11:05

Intel wants to quadruple SSD storage


More porn super fast

Intel wants to stuff four bits per cell to get more storage out of SSDs

OCZ announces Vector 180 SSD
Published in Memory
Wednesday, 25 March 2015 16:20

OCZ announces Vector 180 SSD


Based on Barefoot 3 controller

OCZ has officially announced its newest addition to the Vector SSD lineup, the Vector 180 SSD, as well as new OCZ Guru storage management software.

HyperX Predator PCIe 240GB, 480GB shipping
Published in Memory


Up to 1400MB/s read and 1000MB/s write

Back in January at CES 2015, we had a chance to see Kingston's HyperX Predator PCIe SSD line and company representatives promised that we should see products in retail by February.