Friday 11 November 2022
SK Hynix DDR5 and CXL solutions validated for new AMD EPYC processors
SK Hynix has announced its DRAM and CXL solutions have been validated with AMD's just-unveiled EPYC 9004 series processors.
Wednesday 19 October 2022
DDR5 price drops likely to widen
Drops in DDR5 memory prices may widen to nearly 20% in the fourth quarter, due to falling demand for notebooks and PCs, as well as a slowdown in server demand, according to market...
Friday 23 September 2022
DRAM prices to fall 13-18% in 4Q22, says TrendForce
DRAM memory prices are expected to fall 13-18% sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2022, after registering a 10-15% decline in the third quarter, according to TrendForce.
Friday 23 September 2022
DDR5 adoption in new-gen processors to stimulate PMIC demand
The adoption of DDR5 memory in new-generation Intel and AMD processors will boost the amount of power management ICs (PMIC) used, according to sources at PMIC suppliers.
Friday 2 September 2022
Memory vendors offloading entry-level DDR5 chip inventories
Memory chip vendors have started offloading their entry-level DDR5 chip prices, according to industry sources. At channel distributors, consumer DDR5 module prices have also fallen...
Thursday 1 September 2022
DDR5 prices to approach sweet spot
DDR5 contract prices, which fell as much as 20% in July alone, are expected to continue trending downward through the end of this year, according to sources at memory module houses...
Tuesday 30 August 2022
AMD launches 5nm desktop processors
AMD has launched what the company claims is the world's first 5nm desktop PC processors combined with its new AMD Socket AM5 platform.
Wednesday 3 August 2022
ADATA Industrial launches industrial-grade DDR5 ECC U-DIMM and ECC SO-DIMM memory modules
ADATA Technology, a leading manufacturer of industrial-grade DRAM modules and NAND Flash products, today expands on its DDR5 series lineup with the announcement of new industrial-grade...
Monday 27 June 2022
Korean backend tools vendors land big orders from Samsung
Samsung Electronics is investing big in the production of new-generation memory products such as DDR5 and PCIe 5.0 SSDs, benefiting Korea-based backend process equipment suppliers...
Tuesday 14 June 2022
Geared up for DDR5 transition: Q&A with Micron EVP Sumit Sadana
The transition to DDR5 memory in the data center sector will be taking place in 2022, and Micron Technology is gearing up for the robust demand, according to Sumit Sadana, executive...
Monday 13 June 2022
Micron to commercialize 1-gamma EUV process in Taiwan in 2024
US memory vendor Micron Technology is set to move its 1-gamma EUV process technology to volume production at its new fab, A3, in central Taiwan in 2024, and will install the first...
Wednesday 8 June 2022
Chipmakers stepping up transition to DDR5 memory
Samsung Electronics, SK Hynix and Micron Technology have all scaled up their DDR5 chip output aiming to accelerate the industry's transition from DDR4 to DDR5 DRAM, according to memory...
Tuesday 31 May 2022
Samsung leads in DRAM market share, Micron in technology
The latest IC Insight report shows the world's top-3 DRAM makers garnered a combined 95% global market share, with Samsung Electronics taking the lead with 44%, followed by SK Hynix...
Friday 27 May 2022
Nanya gearing up for 10nm process output ramp-up
DRAM chipmaker Nanya Technology will be ramping up its first-generation 10nm process output in the second half of 2022, according to company chairman Chia-Chau Wu.
Wednesday 25 May 2022
Global top-3 DRAM makers hold 94% of 2021 market
Samsung Electronics, SK Hynix and Micron Technology held a combined 94% share of the global DRAM market in 2021, with Samsung and SK Hynix collectively taking up 71.3% of the market,...