Samsung has announced that it has started the mass production of industry's first 16GB GDDR6 (Graphics Double Data Rate 6) GPU memory.
It's not been revealed when Samsung will be releasing this chip to the wider market, but it did announce the new memory will be making its presense felt in the premium memory market within next several years.
Aimed at providing gaming devices, graphics cards and automotive, network and artificial intelligence systems (that's everything, then) with advanced graphics processing, the new graphics chip is built on Samsung's 10nm class process tech. "We are going to grab upper hands in markets for games and graphic cards by releasing next-generation GDDR6 graphic DRAM earlier than everyone else and we are also planning to actively respond to increased demands from automotive markets and network markets".
The chips Samsung are working now are 16 Gb GDDR6 chips, made using Samsung's 10 nm class process.
"With all of its improvements in density, performance and energy efficiency, the 16GB GDDR6 will be widely used in rapidly growing fields such as 8K Ultra HD video processing, virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR) and artificial intelligence", the firm added. It comes in a 16Gb density, double that of its 20nm 8Gb GDDR5 memory, which runs at 1.55V and is found in modern graphics cards. We should also mention the 18-gigabits-per-second (Gbps) pin speed and data transfers of 72 gigabytes per second (Gbps). Memory Bandwidth will also see a considerable bump on next-generation GPUs using GDDR6 VRAM, allowing maximum bandwidth output of around 864 GB/s on 384-bit card and a 576 GB/s on a 256-bit card.
These chips, which are aimed at supercomputers and advanced graphics systems, feature a 2.4 Gbps pin speed at 1.2V, nearly double the speed of the first generation HBM2.
In any event, Samsung's GDDR6 offers a 35 percent energy reduction compared to GDDR5, along with a 30 percent manufacturing productivity gain. At the moment, Samsung's current 8Gb (1GB) GDDR5 memory chips work at 1.55V with up to 9Gb/s pin speeds.
In case you haven't managed to get out of your toasty bed today, it's a bit nippy in the United Kingdom at the moment. They state: "Very strong winds will affect parts of the United Kingdom during Wednesday night and into Thursday".
Trump, 71, is the oldest US president at this point in his tenure and has faced questions about his health. It has never been done on any other president he has tended to over the years , Jackson said.
Saturday's attack is the second assault against the hotel. "We don't know if any of them have been killed or wounded", Sabet said. The hotel was attacked previously, in 2011, by seven Taliban gunmen who died in the attack along with 11 other people.
Mr Holness said members of the security forces would be equipped with "extraordinary powers" to deal with the situation. Jamaica is also one of several countries affected with Zika - a virus spread by mosquitos.
In leading England out for the 70th time, Eoin Morgan overtook Alastair Cook as the country's most experienced one-day captain. Root accumulated runs in his customary fashion, while Buttler hit an entertaining 42 before he edged Starc behind to Carey.
Vice President Mike Pence is making his fourth visit to Israel, returning to a region he's visited "a million times" in his heart. Israel occupied the West Bank in 1967 and later annexed east Jerusalem in a move never recognised by the worldwide community.
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Nadal, the top seed, faces Diego Schwartzman of Argentina. "I think she (Kerber) played extremely well", added Sharapova. Others retreated to any bit of shade they could find on court and sought treatment for blistered feet and heat stress.
High paying tech jobs can permanently transform a region and raise the political prospects of the leader who helped seal the deal. Amazon says it expects to make a final decision about which gets the nod sometime in 2018, so by the end of this year.
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Barcelona issue a statement denying that the club were interested in signing Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann . However, Barcelona have moved to end those rumours this lunchtime with a statement posted on their official website .
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I think their bowling attack surprised us all, it's definitely more skilful and they have more pace from what we were expecting. We know how the conditions behave here. " India played really well the last time (2013) they were here, Kohli got a hundred".
May said Britain would be leaving the single market, but wanted a free-trade deal with the bloc covering both goods and services. The full interview with French President Emmanuel Macron will be broadcast on The Andrew Marr Show on Sunday at 09:00 GMT.
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Tamim shared a 71 run stand for the first wicket with Anumal Haque (35) before bing joined in the middle by Shakib. Only some excellent bowling by Perera at the end of the Bangladesh innings prevented an even bigger defeat.
Investigators look for clues at the rear of accused serial killer Bruce McArthur's 20-acre property north of Madoc. One of those men, Skandaraj "Skanda" Navaratnam, is listed as a "friend" on McArthur's Facebook page.
Since beefing up its pravda-radar tools, Twitter said it detected about 523,000 automated login attempts to its service every day. Much of the content was focused on making these accounts look like a real life person was tweeting on the platform.
She says she first learned of the pregnancy six days before she was elected in October, and she's expecting her child in June. New Zealanders of all political persuasions welcomed the news yesterday that Jacinda Ardern is expecting a baby in June.
Brown said he strongly opposes a government shutdown and is doing everything he can to ensure the government stays open. On a stopover in Shannon, Vice-President Mike Pence said the shutdown was "going to take as long as it takes".
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Kardashian revealed the name, without explanation, in a simple update to the birth announcement she made earlier this week. The Chicago Bears themselves actually tweeted about the birth, writing: " Chicago Bears est".