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Samsung DDR400 Q4, DDR-II 666 next year

Samsung DDR400 Q4, DDR-II 666 next year news post from TweakTown's online news computing and technology content pages
By: Cameron Wilmot | RAM News | Posted: Aug 7, 2002 4:00 am

The news hounds over at The Inq have seen more of those interesting roadmaps which state we will see Samsung DDR400 in Q4 while we'll see the devlish DDR-II 666 next year sometime. 10 bucks says that we will never see DDR-II rated at 666, it will most likely be 667 - At least history tells us this with the Celeron 667MHz processor. If you want to see how Samsung DDR400 memory performs, read this article which we posted earlier this week.


MEMORY ROADMAPS seen by the INQUIRER indicate that Samsung, at least, will be able to push ahead with DDR 400 in the fourth quarter of this year.


In the meantime it is increasing production of its DDR 333 memory.


The first densities Samsung will produce are 128Mb chips at 2.5 volts, but it will move to 256Mb chips by Q1 of 2003, the roadmaps indicate. DDR 333 memory chips in 1Gb densities are not due until the end of next year.

More information at The Inq


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