PC memory shortage predicted
Published in Memory

Next month

There could be a memory shortage for PC vendors brewing, after aggressive short-term orders coming in from smartphone vendors.

Intel delays 3DXPoint memory modules
Published in News

Slower release than expected

Chipzilla appears to have put the brakes on its 3DXPoint memory modules despite talking up the technology for a while.

Apple throttles the speed on cheapest iPhone 7
Published in Mobiles

You have to upgrade

The fruity tax-dodging cargo cult Apple has a natty way to force those who splashed out on the entry model iPhone 7 to upgrade to the more expensive version – it gave it slower memory.

Micron does better than expected
Published in Memory

Thanks for the memory

Memory-chip maker Micron Technology reported better-than-expected fourth quarter revenue, which saw its smallest decline in a year, as pricing improves and the personal computer market starts to make its big comeback.

Corsair announces new Dominator Platinum DDR4 Special Edition kits
Published in Memory

Limited Edition numbered kits in Chrome and Blackout finish

Corsair has announced its new Dominator Platinum Special Edition DDR4 memory kits that will be available in a limited edition and two versions, with mirror finish Chrome and brushed aluminum Blackout heatsinks. 

G.Skill announces new Trident Z DDR4-3866 32GB kit
Published in Memory

Raises the bar on DDR4 memory

G.Skill is pushing  DDR4 memory limits even further as it released its newest 32GB Trident Z memory kit working at 3866MHz.

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

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

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.