Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Intel First 8th generation Processors Released
Pre-Orders Start for the Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition
LG ProBeam UST and MiniBeam Projectors Light Up at IFA 2017
HTC Vive Reduces Price By $200
New Samsung Notebook 9 Laptop is Coming Next Month
Samsung to Launch 49-inch QLED Gaming Monitor at Gamescom 2017
YouTube TV expands to new markets
Facebook Tests News Stories Customized to Users' Interests
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Consumer Electronics > Samsung...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, May 04, 2009
Samsung to Mass-produce Next Generation PRAM Memory in June


Samsung Electronics will start mass-producing PRAM (Phase change RAM) in June, in an effort to in order to maintain its leadership in the memory market.

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

The S. Korean company, unveiled its plans to relase samples of 512MB PRAM chips and begin the mass production in its 200mm manufacturing line in June.

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"

PRAM is also more scalable than any other memory architecture being researched and features the fast processing speed of RAM for its operating functions combined with the non-volatile features of flash memory for storage.

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. PRAM is also expected to have at least 10-times the life span of flash memory.

PRAM is expected to be a highly competitive choice over NOR flash, since it requires fewer process steps to produce than those used in the manufacturing of NOR flash memory.

Adoption of PRAM is expected to be especially popular in the future designs of multi-function handsets and for other mobile applications, where faster speeds translate into immediately noticeable boosts in performance.

Samsung introduced pilot products of 256MB PRAM for the first time in the world in 2005.


Previous
Next
Blackberry Curve Unseats Apple's iPhone in The NPD Group's Latest Smartphone Ranking        All News        HP and RIM Announce Strategic Alliance to Mobilize Business on BlackBerry
Pioneer Introduces New Car Navigation Systems in Japan     Consumer Electronics News      Samsung Focuses On Ergonomics With Two New Digital Camcorders

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
New Samsung Notebook 9 Laptop is Coming Next Month
Samsung to Launch 49-inch QLED Gaming Monitor at Gamescom 2017
Samsung Introduces New Portable T5 SSD
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to have a Dual Camera Setup
Samsung Introduces Tbit V-NAND Memory Solutions
Rugged Samsung Galaxy S8 Active Available at AT&T
Samsung to Use Y-OCTA Displays for Next Galaxy S9 Smartphone
Samsung Semiconductor Revenues to be Higher than Intel's, says IHS
Samsung and TUMI Introduce the $500 Gear S3 Frontier Special Edition
Samsung Electronics Reports Record Profit, Expects High Chip Demand
Samsung Galaxy J3 and J7 are now Unlocked
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to debut on Aug. 23

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .