DRAM average sales price to fall 42.1 per cent
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Because industry’s internal augers muffed their oracles

DRAM average sales price set to fall 42.1 percent after the key prediction people in the chip making business stuffed up their predictions.

It a universal computer memory breakthrough
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Quantum crossing of DRAM with Flash?

Lancaster University has announced a "universal computer memory" breakthrough combining the fast, low-energy storage of DRAM memory with the robustness of flash memory.

SSD prices drop in a trade war
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Friday, 10 May 2019 13:01

SSD prices drop in a trade war


Oversupply

Beancounters at DRAMeXchange have added up some numbers and concluded that the NAND flash industry this year is exhibiting signs of oversupply.

HyperX releases two new Predator memory kits
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DDR4-4266 and DDR4-4600

Kingston has released two new HyperX Predator 16GB high-performance memory kits with 4266MHz and 4600MHz frequencies.

MicroSD Express announced
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Tuesday, 26 February 2019 11:07

MicroSD Express announced


Speeds of up to 985 Mb/s

The SD Association has unveiled a new format that will bring speeds of up to 985 Mb/s to the tiny memory cards used in smartphones and other devices. 

Samsung produces 1TB UFS for mobiles
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Thursday, 31 January 2019 11:26

Samsung produces 1TB UFS for mobiles


No more need for microSDs

Samsung has started mass producing what it says is the industry's first one terabyte embedded Universal Flash Storage (eUFS) technology for smartphones.

Toshiba not flogging memory chip stake
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Friday, 21 December 2018 12:04

Toshiba not flogging memory chip stake


Will keep it for now

Toshiba has no immediate plans to sell its 40.2 percent stake in Toshiba Memory according to its CEO.

Boffins getting excited about a new form of resistance-based memory
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Even if they do not know how it works

A joint NIST-Purdue University team has used a material that can form atomically thin sheets to make a new form of resistance-based memory which is being touted as the next big thing.

Memory chipmakers revenues hit record high
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Friday, 23 November 2018 11:33

Memory chipmakers revenues hit record high


Top three laughing all the way to the bank

Samsung Electronics, SK Hynix and Micron Technology saw their joint DRAM and flash memory revenues climb to a record high in the third quarter of 2018.

Micron starts mass production of its LPDDR4X memory
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10nm process could head for mobiles

Micron has started mass production of its first LPDDR4X memory devices using its second generation 10 nm-class process technology.