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SK Hynix Develops the World's First High Density 8 Gb LPDDR3

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SK Hynix Inc. announced that it has developed the world's first 8 Gb(Gigabit) LPDDR3 (Low Power DDR3) using its advanced 20nm class process technology. This product is a top-performance mobile memory solution which features high density, ultrahigh speed and low power consumption.

The new products can be stacked up and realize a high density of maximum 4 GB(Gigabytes, 32 Gb) solution in a single package. In addition, the height of this package becomes dramatically thinner than the existing 4 Gb-based one. In terms of its high density and competitive package height, it is suitable for the newest trend of the mobile applications.

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This would be nice to find its way into apu based notebooks.
 

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Give me a ballpark figure for latencies and not PR drivel then I might be interested.
 

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good news for tablets!
 
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Few notebooks need 8GB. of RAM as the APU can't really saturate this much RAM for any significant time. Tablets aren't likely to be able to use 4 GB. This is another solution for a non-existent problem.
 

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Few notebooks need 8GB. of RAM as the APU can't really saturate this much RAM for any significant time. Tablets aren't likely to be able to use 4 GB. This is another solution for a non-existent problem.
How about 2GB of LPDDR3 using only two of the mentioned DRAM chips? These ICs will help increase the amount of RAM in phones, tablets/convertibles and maybe even Ultrabooks.

Thinking about it, if these are small enough, AMD could use a few of these as an on-package L4 cache for APUs.
 

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Few notebooks need 8GB. of RAM as the APU can't really saturate this much RAM for any significant time. Tablets aren't likely to be able to use 4 GB. This is another solution for a non-existent problem.
you must have not heard of AMDs upcoming jaguar based tablets.
just to run windows 7 eats 3gigs of ram.
 
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you must have not heard of AMDs upcoming jaguar based tablets.
just to run windows 7 eats 3gigs of ram.
Nice... free ram = wasted ram
 
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you must have not heard of AMDs upcoming jaguar based tablets.
just to run windows 7 eats 3gigs of ram.
My old DELL laptop has 3GB DDR2 RAM and runs Win 8 like a champ.
 
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Nice fore servers i would guess, they like high density LP ram, but usually at lower speeds tho.