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Intel releases specs for first Optane SSD, new drive should pack a wallop

Intel releases specs for first Optane SSD, new drive should pack a wallop

The specs on Intel's first Optane SSD, the P4800X. Details and analysis inside. The post Intel releases specs for first Optane SSD, new drive should pack a wallop appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Everspin unveils MRAM SSDs aimed at the storage accelerator market

Everspin unveils MRAM SSDs aimed at the storage accelerator market

Everspin is moving its MRAM into SSDs and commercial products. Is this the memory standard that will challenge NAND flash for dominance of the storage market? The post Everspin unveils MRAM SSDs
Intel launches its first Optane SSD, the DC P4800X

Intel launches its first Optane SSD, the DC P4800X

Intel has launched its first server-class Optane hardware -- the DC P4800X. The post Intel launches its first Optane SSD, the DC P4800X appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Intel’s incredible new hyper-fast 3D drive is 10 years in the making

Intel’s incredible new hyper-fast 3D drive is 10 years in the making

Intel on Sunday took the wraps off its first Optane SSD, a device that’s been in the making for at least 10 years. The new memory tool is supposed to work both as a speedy SSD and as a RAM unit, while
Intel launches Optane memory with cache acceleration for PCs

Intel launches Optane memory with cache acceleration for PCs

Intel's new Optane cache drives, based on its 3DXPoint memory technology, are finally up for pre-order. Performance gains from adding a cache drive are impressive, and the drives themselves are quite
Intel Optane Review Roundup: Next-Generation Memory Standard Earns Lukewarm Reception

Intel Optane Review Roundup: Next-Generation Memory Standard Earns Lukewarm Reception

Intel's new Optane drives, based on 3DXPoint memory, are finally available, but the consumer performance may not be quite what enthusiasts had hoped. The post Intel Optane Review Roundup:
Intel’s Kaby Lake NUCs Now Offer Optane Memory

Intel’s Kaby Lake NUCs Now Offer Optane Memory

Intel has added Optane options to its latest NUC lineup, with multiple systems now shipping with a 16GB Optane cache drive. The post Intel’s Kaby Lake NUCs Now Offer Optane Memory appeared first on
Micron Launches New NAND-based DIMMs, Intel Announces Optane DIMMs

Micron Launches New NAND-based DIMMs, Intel Announces Optane DIMMs

Intel and Micron both made significant announcements this week about the future of non-volatile RAM and future Optane (3D XPoint) products. The post Micron Launches New NAND-based DIMMs, Intel
Samsung’s Z-SSD Uses New NAND Design, Threatens Intel’s Optane

Samsung’s Z-SSD Uses New NAND Design, Threatens Intel’s Optane

Samsung is firing back at Intel with a potent new SSD, but will it stand toe-to-toe with Intel's newer 3D XPoint technology? The post Samsung’s Z-SSD Uses New NAND Design, Threatens Intel’s Optane
Intel Launches New Optane 800P M.2 SSDs for Consumer Systems

Intel Launches New Optane 800P M.2 SSDs for Consumer Systems

Intel has finally brought Optane technology to the consumer market, with 58GB and 118GB drives. Performance is excellent, but pricing is a concern. The post Intel Launches New Optane 800P M.2 SSDs
Intel finally dishes out stick-shaped Optane storage SSDs for mainstream PCs

Intel finally dishes out stick-shaped Optane storage SSDs for mainstream PCs

After soothing the gamer crowd with its 900P series in October, Intel is now offering the Optane SSD 800P series for mainstream PCs. There are only two units for now providing capacities of 58GB and
Intel's Coolest New Technology Is Coming to Laptops

Intel's Coolest New Technology Is Coming to Laptops

Praise Intel for its CPUs all you want, but for my money the coolest thing Intel is doing right now is in the storage space. I know. What a yawn, storage. But upgrading your storage is one of the
Intel at last announces Optane memory: DDR4 that never forgets

Intel at last announces Optane memory: DDR4 that never forgets

New memory offers huge capacities and persistence, but fits in a DDR4 slot.
Everything you need to know about Intel Optane

Everything you need to know about Intel Optane

Intel's new Optane technology powers the fastest drives we've ever seen, but what's actually happening under the hood is a mystery. Join us as we explore the knowns and unknowns of the next big thing
Micron to Buy Intel’s 3D XPoint Fab, Expects No Change to Optane Roadmap

Micron to Buy Intel’s 3D XPoint Fab, Expects No Change to Optane Roadmap

Micron will buy the 3D XPoint factory both companies operate, but Intel expects no disruption to operations. The post Micron to Buy Intel’s 3D XPoint Fab, Expects No Change to Optane Roadmap appeared
Spin Memory, ARM, Applied Materials Ink Joint MRAM Agreement

Spin Memory, ARM, Applied Materials Ink Joint MRAM Agreement

ARM, Spin Memory (formerly Spin Transfer Technologies), and Applied Materials have jointly agreed to step up their development and deployment of MRAM as an alternative to SRAM in low-power chips. The
Intel Confirms Its 22nm FinFET MRAM Is Production-Ready

Intel Confirms Its 22nm FinFET MRAM Is Production-Ready

Intel has moved ahead with its research into MRAM and has designed a version of the technology compatible with its own process nodes. The post Intel Confirms Its 22nm FinFET MRAM Is Production-Ready
NAND Manufacturers Slash Output as Prices Crater

NAND Manufacturers Slash Output as Prices Crater

NAND manufacturers are slashing production plans for 2019 to stem the bleeding from significant market downturns. The post NAND Manufacturers Slash Output as Prices Crater appeared first on