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.

G.Skill unveils its 16GB DDR4-4600 Trident Z memory kit
Published in Memory


Running at 4600MHz CL19

G.Skill has unveiled its latest extreme performance Trident Z memory kit which comes in 16GB (2x8GB) capacity and working at 4600MHz and CL19 latency.

Graphics card price hike likely
Published in Graphics
Monday, 28 August 2017 11:56

Graphics card price hike likely


Memory issues

Consumer demand for graphics cards may be undermined by price hikes arising from the GDDR memory shortage.

G.Skill unveils Threadripper-ready DDR4 memory kits
Published in Memory


Running from 2933MHz to 3600MHz

Following the launch of AMD's new HEDT Ryzen Threadripper CPUs and the X399 chipset motherboards, G.Skill has announced new DDR4 specifications and expanded its Flare X series which will be Ryzen Threadripper ready.

Memory supply too tight to mention
Published in Memory
Friday, 04 August 2017 06:00

Memory supply too tight to mention


Transcend warns of growing prices


DRAM and NAND flash memory chip prices will rise as supply remains tighter than a jar of peanut butter at a squirrel convention.