SK Hynix profits fall by 40 per cent
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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
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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.

G.Skill releases new Ripjaws DDR4 SO-DIMM kits
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From 2133MHz to 2800MHz

G.Skill has announced its new Ripjaws DDR4 SO-DIMM kits that will be available in 4GB, 8GB, 16GB, 32GB and 64GB kits with frequency hitting as high as 2800MHz.

Samsung making HBM 2 memory in 2016
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The future of graphics

High Bandwidth Memory (HBM) will define the future of graphics and it looks like Samsung will be ready to release products using the technology soon.

Corsair shows 4GHz DDR4 memory at IDF 2015
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Running on Z170 motherboard

While DDR4 is currently the main memory when it comes to frequency overclocking records, Corsair has decided to demo a 4000MHz clocked Vengeance LPX DDR4 memory at IDF 2015 show in San Francisco.

3DXpoint memory pitched to big data DIMM
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IDF  2015: 3Dxpoint memory will be DIMM

Intel's Queen of Big Data has just announced that the first 3D Xpoint based memory will be in the DIMM modules.

G.Skill shows DDR4 4266MHz memory at IDF 2015
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New TridentZ DDR4 memory kits

G.Skill came in style to Intel Developer Forum 2015 currently held in San Francisco and demoed its two new TridentZ DDR4 memory kits, running at 4266MHz and 4133MHz.