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Gigabyte Reaches DDR3-4500 In Live Demo
Jun 2, 2014 - in News
New boards and overclocking madness revealed at Computex 2014
Five Overclockable 32 GB DDR3 Kits, Reviewed
May 20, 2014 - in Reviews
Eight gigabytes per DIMM has become de rigueur for high-end builds, even though you get the best data rates and latencies from lower-density modules. We test five 32 GB products to see if it's still possible to squeeze out enthusiast-class performance.
Samsung Mass Producing 4 Gb DDR3 on 20nm Process
Mar 11, 2014 - in News
The most advanced DDR3 memory yet.
Watch How Crucial Ballistix DRAM is Made
Feb 19, 2014 - in News
A peek inside the factory where Crucial's Ballistix DRAM is made.
Samsung Producing 4Gb LPDDR3 Memory Using 20nm-Class
May 2, 2013 - in News
Samsung's new 4 Gb LPDDR3 can transmit data at up to 2,133 Mbps per pin.
Report: DRAM Prices to Continue Increasing in April
Apr 9, 2013 - in News
The price of DRAMs continued to increase in 2H March 2013 and expected to continue rising in April.
Everspin Rolls Out Non-Volatile Replacement Option for DRAM
Dec 15, 2012 - in News
There has been growing interest in DRAMs that do not lose their content when the power to them is cut.
DRAM Contract Prices Decline in November
Dec 5, 2012 - in News
DRAM contract prices continued their downward slide in November.
Micron Co-developing Non-Volatile DRAM
Dec 3, 2012 - in News
AgigA Tech has found a partner to work to bring its non-volatile DRAMs to market: Micron said that it is co-developing the technology with Cypress Semiconductor's subsidiary.
Micron Expects Elpida Acquisition to Close in H1 2013
Dec 2, 2012 - in News
Micron is still trying to make its way through a rather complex process to purchase bankrupt DRAM maker Elpida.
DRAM Prices Continue to Trend Downward
Nov 5, 2012 - in News
The already fragile DRAM market continued to lose ground in the second half of October.
Windows 8 Not Much Help For Depressed DRAM Industry
Oct 28, 2012 - in News
As we are seeing DRAM spot prices trading nearly record lows - a 4 Gb 4DDR3 chip can be purchased for as little as $1.75 - it appears that DRAM makers will not get much relief from the release of Windows 8.
Judge Says Rambus Destroyed Evidence, But Patents Valid
Sep 24, 2012 - in News
In the virtually never ending story of Rambus' patent infringement lawsuits against DRAM makers, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California found the IP company guilty of destroying case relevant records.
Samsung Manufactures First 2 GB LPDDR3 Memory
Sep 18, 2012 - in News
Samsung confirmed that it is now manufacturing 2 GB versions of LPDDR3 memory modules for smartphones and tablets.
PC Share of DRAM Shipments Drops Below 50% Since 1980s
Sep 17, 2012 - in News
PCs are still the main destination for all DRAM manufactured today...but it's declining.
DRAM Prices Continue to Decline
Aug 28, 2012 - in News
Reports coming out of Taiwan suggest that DRAM memory will lose 8 percent of their contract price in August alone.
Report Paints Depressing Sales Numbers For DRAM Makers
Aug 3, 2012 - in News
The Bankruptcy of Elpida still carries the hope that balance in supply and demand will return in the DRAM industry.
20 Companies And Products We Remember Fondly
Jun 11, 2010 - in Picture Story
Take a trip down memory lane with us as we recall some of the hardware products and software applications that got us hot and bothered about technology when we were younger. From MS-DOS to 3dfx, our list of favorites is fairly diverse.