Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Computex: Intel Introduces 5th Gen Intel Core Broadwell-H Processors, Thunderbolt 3, IoT And Unite Tele-conference Platform
Crucial Debuts New DDR4 Memory, SSD Software At Computex
Corsair at Computex 2015
Google To Offer More Privacy Controls
Nintendo's new NX Game Console Could have Android Inside
Intel to Acquire Altera For $16.7 Billion
AUO To Showcase 6-inch UHD 4K Smartphone Display at SID Display Week
ARM Announces New Cortex-M Design For IoT Chips
Active Discussions
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > PC Parts > Samsung...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, January 25, 2008
Samsung, Hynix Team Up On Next-generation Memory Chips


Samsung and Hynix, the world's two largest memory chip manufacturers will work together to develop next-generation semiconductors, according to S. Korean gonvernment.

Samsung Electronics and Hynix Semiconductor will jointly invest 9.46 million dollars as part of a broader state-backed research and development programme, the S. Korea's Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Energy said.

The joint investment will help South Korean firms fend off a challenge from Japanese rivals in the next-generation chip market, the ministry said in a statement.

Under a seven-year programme that began in 2004, 52.58 billion won will be spent in total to help South Korea design and make spin torque transfer magnetic random access memory (STT-MRAM) and other non-volatile memory devices.

The government is footing 28.45 billion won of the total and hopes to use the technologies developed to seize 40 percent of the non-volatile memory chip market by 2012.

The new chips promise greater potential for electronic devices because manufacturers can overcome the current capacity limits of flash memory units.

S. Korean's believe that the cooperation is crucial because Japan's Toshiba, NEC and Fujitsu have joined forces and agreed to spend three billion yen (28.3 million dollars) from 2006 to 2010 to develop STT-MRAM devices.

As South Korea was a late starter in the memory chip field, its firms have to pay hundreds of millions of dollars every year to companies like Intel and Toshiba that hold patents to DRAMs and NAND flash memory devices, government representatives said.

It was hoped the firms could develop their own technologies to avoid future royalties.


Previous
Next
Sony Releases MTV Programming on UMD Video        All News        Nanochip Sees Terrabyte Chips by 2010
Coolink Introduces ChipChilla Chipset Cooler     PC Parts News      Nanochip Sees Terrabyte Chips by 2010

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Samsung Unveils Galaxy S6 edge Iron Man Limited Edition
Samsung's 10nm Chips Coming Next Year
Appeals court Partially Reverses Apple's Verdict Against Samsung
Samsung Launches New UHD Monitors
Samsung Details New Artik Chipset for IoT Devices
Samsung to Release New Tablet Lineup
Samsung To Build Biggest Chip Plant In South Korea
Samsung Delivers Faster Speeds With New PRO Plus and EVO Plus Memory Cards
Samsung Galaxy S6 Smartphones Have Memory Leak Problems
Samsung's Profit Sinks In First Quarter Results
Samsung Expands Level Series of Wireless Smart Audio Products
SK Hynix To Start Production Of 36-Layer 3D NAND Flash Chips

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .