Samsung to Mass Produce 65nm PRAM in June

samsung-pramSamsung Electronics will start mass-producing PRAM (Phase change RAM) in June.

PRAM, known as perfect RAM, is the next generation memory chip which features the advantages of NAND and NOR flash memories.

Samsung PRAM

Phase-change Random Access Memory (PRAM) uses a material that turns crystalline when heated. The clrystalline bits represent the logical “1” in the binary system of computers, while amorphous areas (bits) represent logical “0”.

A key advantage in PRAM is its extremely fast performance. Because PRAM can rewrite data without having to first erase data previously accumulated, it is effectively 30-times faster than conventional flash memory. Incredibly durable, PRAM is also expected to have at least 10-times the life span of flash memory.

Related posts

Sanyo intros four new Wide XGA projectors

SANYO North America Corporation (SANYO), subsidiary of SANYO Electric Co., Ltd., one of the world’s largest manufacturers of LCD and DLP projectors, announces the introduction of four new high performance Wide XGA format projectors to the US market. Targeting a wide range of environments...

CyberPower releases Zeus Storm line of gaming PCs

CyberPower is again in the news today with the release of the all new Zeus Storm line of gaming desktop PCs – represented as of now by three models offering both Intel and AMD processors and both AMD and NVIDIA graphics cards. The cheapest of the three is the Zeus 1000 model – it...

NVIDIA launches the GeForce GTX 980 Ti

NVIDIA launches the GeForce GTX 980 Ti

The hotly rumored GeForce GTX 980 Ti video card has finally arrived. Earlier today NVIDIA unveiled the new 3D graphics monster at a special event but unfortunately for some users the card does not come with surprises and we can easily say that its tech specs have been around for a while. We’ll...

Leave a comment