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LPDDR4 is here! Samsung Galaxy S6 and LG Gflex 2 released

Samsung made a big event of the launch of the Galaxy S6 today (April 10th, 2015) making the S6 and S6 Edge available at multiple US and international retailers simultaneously. The Galaxy S6 is based around Samsung’s own Exynos 7420 application processor and LPDDR4 DRAM.

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Two more JEDEC LPDDR4 Workshops and Mobile Forums coming up – Hsinchu and Santa Clara

Following today’s event in Seoul, there are still two more JEDEC LPDDR4 Workshops and Mobile Forums coming up in the next few weeks.

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Synopsys DDR3 PHY Now Available for Intel’s 22nm Tri-Gate Process

It’s DAC time again and that means lots of EDA and IP related announcements.

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Posted in DDR PHY, DDR3, DDR4, IP, Low Power, LPDDR4, Signal Integrity |

 

Synopsys Announces Complete LPDDR4 IP Solution

We are thrilled about today’s blog topic: the announcement of Synopsys’s complete LPDDR4 IP solution!

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Qualcomm announces first application processor with LPDDR4 capability

This happened a little bit quietly last week – but Qualcomm has announced the first product that I’m aware of that will use LPDDR4 memory.

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Happy 10th Birthday DDR4!

Believe it or not, work the DDR4 standard was first started back in 2004.  That’s now 10 years ago!  Happy 10th birthday DDR4.  10 years ago Facebook was started up, there was no Twitter (2006), no iPhone (2007), and Google went public for $85/share (it is now $1,123/share).  Even after those 10 years, you can’t go out a buy a computer with DDR4 in it.  The JEDEC standard for DDR4 was published in September 2012 so why isn’t everyone using it?  Why did it take so long?

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When is LPDDR3 not LPDDR3? When it’s DDR3L…

For years, I have been predicting that Low-Power DDR (LPDDR) devices would make the crossover from mobile devices into laptops.

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LPDDR4: The battle is on, but who drew first blood?

Happy New Year to all our blog readers!

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Could mobile DRAM exceed PC DRAM shipments in 2014?

Mobile DRAM has certainly come a long way in the last few years, but I didn’t expect to see this prediction quite so soon, that “…the shipment of mobile DRAM is likely to officially surpass that of PC DRAM in 2014”.

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LPDDR3 is in the house!

LPDDR3 is in the house… the Greenberg house that is!

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