Samsung Starts Making Faster Memory Chips for Phones
Samsung today announced that it has begun mass producing 2GB LPDDR3 mobile memory modules using its 30nm processes. These new RAM chips, which are being built for devices such as smartphones and tablets, can transmit data at speeds reaching 12.8Gbps. The new memory module will be an ideal companion to fast processors and large displays, and is able to deliver full HD video to displays larger than four inches in real-time. Samsung says the LPDDR3 chip is 50% faster than its predecessor. Samsung expects the 2GB RAM chip to be popular with makers of smartphones and tablets.