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Samsung Announces Mass Production of Industry's First 20nm-Class DDR3

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32GBsx16!!!!!!!

Just what I need for my Rendering Farm!!!

Now I can draw almost ∞ amount of polygons!!!
 
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Excellent news, i look forward to the mass production of the 8, 16 and 32Gb modules.
4x 16Gb Modules would probably be best suited for me.
 

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30nm -> 20nm is quite a big drop. i wonder how this ram will fare.
 

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RAM drives will be the new SSD's
Agreed, it appears that one day a person would be able to go into the BIOS and select which RAM they want for processing(in the same way that all RAM is for at the moment) and which RAM they want for storage.
 

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Agreed, it appears that one day a person would be able to go into the BIOS and select which RAM they want for processing(in the same way that all RAM is for at the moment) and which RAM they want for storage.
i think that will happen, but not that way. we'll just end up with non volatile ram and boards with dozens of slots (or expansion cards with more ram slots, they existed in the past) and so we'll have high speed memory that doesnt 'forget' when it loses power.


i'm sure slower external storage will exist just like it does now, for people who want excessive quantities... but seriously, average joe doesnt use more than 40GB today, so 64GB of system ram/storage combined would suit a lot of people.
 
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good faster speeds, more memory and at lower voltages what's not to like!