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Micron’s CEO Is Retiring After 30 Years at the Company
Micron’s CEO Is Retiring After 30 Years at the Company
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.
Micron Revenue Jumps on Chip Demand

Micron Revenue Jumps on Chip Demand

Supplies are tight as smartphone demand grows.
Micron Revenue Jumps on Chip Demand

Micron Revenue Jumps on Chip Demand

Supplies are tight as smartphone demand grows.
Chipmaker Micron Taps SanDisk Co-Founder as CEO

Chipmaker Micron Taps SanDisk Co-Founder as CEO

Sanjay Mehrotra replaces Mark Durcan, who announced his retirement in February.
Chipmaker Micron Taps SanDisk Co-Founder as CEO

Chipmaker Micron Taps SanDisk Co-Founder as CEO

Sanjay Mehrotra replaces Mark Durcan, who announced his retirement in February.
Micron Releases Update on GDDR5X, GDDR6 Roadmaps, Production

Micron Releases Update on GDDR5X, GDDR6 Roadmaps, Production

Micron sees a future for GDDR5X and GDDR6 well into 2018, as the new memory standard ramps up and existing VRAM hits higher bandwidth levels. The post Micron Releases Update on GDDR5X, GDDR6
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
Micron ramps up its GDDR6 graphics memory for crypto miners, gaming, and VR

Micron ramps up its GDDR6 graphics memory for crypto miners, gaming, and VR

Unless you’re a hardcore PC gaming enthusiast, chances are your everyday conversation doesn’t involve graphics memory chips, such as the upcoming GDDR6. But the folks at Micron are gearing up to
Micron Ramps Up GDDR6 Production, Focuses On Cryptocurrency, Gaming, VR

Micron Ramps Up GDDR6 Production, Focuses On Cryptocurrency, Gaming, VR

Micron is prepping a major rollout of GDDR6 in GPUs, cryptocurrency miners, and next-generation activities like VR and deep learning. GDDR5 has had a good long run, but it's on its way out the door.
Samsung Now Producing 16Gbit GDDR6 for Upcoming GPUs

Samsung Now Producing 16Gbit GDDR6 for Upcoming GPUs

Samsung is ramping up production of GDDR6 with an 18Gbit clock and a new process node. The post Samsung Now Producing 16Gbit GDDR6 for Upcoming GPUs appeared first on ExtremeTech.
How to Build a PC in 2018: Choosing the Right Components

How to Build a PC in 2018: Choosing the Right Components

Everything you always wanted to know about building a PC, including why you still should, and the pitfalls to avoid this year. The post How to Build a PC in 2018: Choosing the Right Components
7 tips for building the ultimate gaming PC

7 tips for building the ultimate gaming PC

GUEST: Building a PC can be daunting. Where do you start? How much money should you spend? Are different parts better for certain builds? The list of questions is endless — but knowing where to start
Class Action Lawsuit Alleges Price-Fixing Scheme Carried Out by DRAM Manufacturers

Class Action Lawsuit Alleges Price-Fixing Scheme Carried Out by DRAM Manufacturers

A class action lawsuit filed Friday alleges that Samsung, Hynix, and Micron—three of the largest DRAM manufacturers in the world—colluded to limit supplies of the memory type and drive up the prices
New Lawsuit Alleges Anti-Trust Collusion Between DRAM Manufacturers

New Lawsuit Alleges Anti-Trust Collusion Between DRAM Manufacturers

The DRAM industry stands accused of price-fixing and collusion again -- and given how DRAM prices have behaved the last two years, it's not a crazy accusation. The post New Lawsuit Alleges Anti-Trust
Micron’s 5210 Ion Enterprise SSD Packs Industry’s First QLC NAND

Micron’s 5210 Ion Enterprise SSD Packs Industry’s First QLC NAND

The 5210 Ion from Micron is the first QLC SSD ever brought to market -- and it's aimed at enterprise, not consumers. The post Micron’s 5210 Ion Enterprise SSD Packs Industry’s First QLC NAND appeared