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Elpida Memory Begins World's First Mass Production of 70nm DRAM

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Elpida Memory, Inc. (Elpida), Japan's leading global supplier of Dynamic Random Access Memory (DRAM), announced that it has begun mass production of the DRAM industry's first 1-Gigabit and 512-Megabit DDR2 SDRAMs using 70-nanometer process technology. Manufacturing will be done at its main fab facility, Hiroshima Elpida Memory, Inc. Elpida, a leading provider of advanced DRAM products, is currently realizing high yields and productivity from its 90nm process technology used in mass production. The technology that has made those achievements possible has been applied to the development of the more advanced 70nm process technology.


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imo somewhat pointless with DDR3 around. companies should stop making old tech, cut production costs as a result making current, superior tech, cheaper.
 

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They could make them a bit smaller couldn't they? Those wouldn't even fit into my PC... ;)
 

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I just read that DDR3 is on hold until probably 2008 if not latter end of 07. Also, I believe they said that the DDR2 modules can still catch up to the beginning spec of DDR3 so they arent in a hurry to rush it out. Stay tuned for more details...

PS I seriously am telling the truth. Im gonna get the article (believe it was Maximum PC or CPU )
 

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get this as well, DDR3 is supposed to have a new pin config, meaning a new mobo for anyone wanting to use DDR3, what a joy.. :\
 

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I'm sorry Japan, but when it comes to top of the line electronics, you just don't have what it takes. Just buy US invented components like you always have done, instead of inventing something inferior.