An Interview with AMD’s Forrest Norrod: Naples, Rome, Milan, & Genoa

Tuesday, June 25th, 2019 - CPUs, Teknologi

An Interview with AMD’s Forrest Norrod: Naples, Rome, Milan, & Genoa There’s no getting away from the fact that AMD’s big revenue potential exists in the server space. While the glitz and the glamor is all about the Ryzen, the big money is with EPYC....

Raspberry Pi 4 Launched: Quad Cortex-A72 Single-Board Computer For $35

Tuesday, June 25th, 2019 - Raspberry Pi, Teknologi

Raspberry Pi 4 Launched: Quad Cortex-A72 Single-Board Computer For $35 This morning the Raspberry Pi Foundation took the wraps off of their next generation hobbyist project computer, the Raspberry Pi 4. The eagerly anticipated update to the Raspberry Pi lineup – which is actually arriving...

Everspin Begins Production of 1Gb STT-MRAM

Monday, June 24th, 2019 - SSDs, Teknologi

Everspin Begins Production of 1Gb STT-MRAM Everspin recently announced they have begun pilot production of their 1Gb STT-MRAM (Spin-transfer Torque Magnetoresistive RAM) nonvolatile memory, after shipping the first pre-production samples in December. The new MRAM parts are fabbed on a GlobalFoundries 28nm process and are...

Silicon Power Goes Gaming: Unleashing XPower Turbine RGB Memory & SSDs

Monday, June 24th, 2019 - SSDs, Teknologi

Silicon Power Goes Gaming: Unleashing XPower Turbine RGB Memory & SSDs Silicon Power is best known for its reasonably-priced storage devices as well as various accessories for PCs and smartphones. But in an attempt to grow further, the company recently decided to enter the market...

ZOTAC’s GeForce RTX 2080 Ti ArcticStorm: A Single-Slot GeForce RTX 2080 Ti

Monday, June 24th, 2019 - GPUs, Teknologi

ZOTAC’s GeForce RTX 2080 Ti ArcticStorm: A Single-Slot GeForce RTX 2080 Ti Ultra-high-end graphics cards these days all seem to either come with a very large triple fan cooler, or more exotically, a hybrid cooling system based around a large heatsink with fans and a...

Silicon Motion’s SM8108: A Next-Gen Enterprise SSD Controller w/ Dual DRAM & 3D QLC Support

Monday, June 24th, 2019 - SSDs, Teknologi

Silicon Motion’s SM8108: A Next-Gen Enterprise SSD Controller w/ Dual DRAM & 3D QLC Support Having secured strong positions on the market for consumer SSDs, Silicon Motion is now after the enterprise SSD market. At Computex, the company demonstrated a prototype of an SSD based...

Aiming for Atoms: The Art of Making Chips Smaller

Monday, June 24th, 2019 - Teknologi

Aiming for Atoms: The Art of Making Chips Smaller In the world of computer chips, bigger numbers are often better. More cores, higher GHz, greater FLOPs, all desired by engineers and users alike. But there is one measure that’s hot news right now and the...