Samsung shows off “brain mimicking” RAM
Published in News
Thursday, 13 January 2022 12:48

Samsung shows off “brain mimicking” RAM


Low power MRAM

Samsung has demonstrated the world’s first in-memory computing based on Magnetoresistive Random Access Memory (MRAM).

Boffins cross an SSD and a RAM
Published in News
Thursday, 13 January 2022 12:35

Boffins cross an SSD and a RAM


UltraRAM is more rammy than ever before

Scientists from Lancaster University say that we might be close to combining SSDs and RAM into one component.

RAM still vulnerable to Rowhammer attacks
Published in News


Sheepish security

Modern RAM cards are still vulnerable to Rowhammer attacks despite extensive mitigations that have been deployed by manufacturers over the past six years.

Apple plans to shove more RAM onto its new iPhone
Published in Mobiles


This one goes to XI

The fruity cargo cult Apple appears to have hired Nigel Tuffinel from Spinal Tap and decided that the next iPhone XI should go to 11 when it comes to RAM.

Dell and HP advertise Intel Optane as "memory"
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Could cause confusion among customers

It appears that both Dell and HP have been caught advertising Intel's Optane SSD as "memory", or rather precisely, together with RAM, despite the fact that Optane SSDs clearly belong with storage as an addition to the HDD.

New 4K 21.5-inch iMac has removable RAM and Kaby Lake
Published in AI


IFixit teardown reveals "flexibility" 

A new iFixit teardown has revealed that Apple's new 4K 21.5-inch iMac has both removable RAM and a Kaby Lake processor that's not soldered onto the logic board.

Samsung readies MRAM
Published in Cloud
Tuesday, 25 April 2017 13:32

Samsung readies MRAM


Fast RAM out on an electron spin

Samsung is about to apply MRAM to its system semiconductor foundry services.

Optane is in the shops
Published in Cloud
Tuesday, 25 April 2017 11:51

Optane is in the shops


Intel makes all sorts of speed claims

Intel has told us that its Optane memory will be available for desktops right now.

G.SKILL develops super-fast RAM
Published in Cloud
Monday, 17 April 2017 11:12

G.SKILL develops super-fast RAM


Ram maker comes up with DDR4-4333MHz 16GB


RAM maker G.SKILL has released a new DDR4-4333MHz 16GB (2x 8GB).

4GB DDR3 module prices increase
Published in Cloud
Wednesday, 11 January 2017 13:41

4GB DDR3 module prices increase


Up by nearly a third

Beancounters at DRAMeXchange have added up some numbers and divided by their shoe size and worked out that contract prices for 4GB DDR3 modules have risen by nearly a third.