memory chip

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Noun1.memory chip - a RAM microchip that can be plugged into a computer to provide additional memorymemory chip - a RAM microchip that can be plugged into a computer to provide additional memory
micro chip, microchip, microprocessor chip, silicon chip, chip - electronic equipment consisting of a small crystal of a silicon semiconductor fabricated to carry out a number of electronic functions in an integrated circuit
read-only memory chip - a memory chip providing read-only memory
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Now Fujitsu Laboratories has developed a SSD that enables read/write commands for each flash memory chip directly from software.
Apple has been cutting back its orders from Samsung as it seeks to diversify its memory chip supply lines, although the South Korean firm remains on the list of initial suppliers for the new iPhone, the source said.
South Korea's memory chip giants were the only two companies to post revenue growth in 2009, Gartner said, after the memory chip industry rebounded.
lt;p>The world's largest memory chip maker said Tuesday it has ramped up production of DDR3 memory chips over the past month to meet heavier demand related to the launch of Intel's Xeon processor 5500 series.
Among researchers quick to embrace the spin-torque approach are the developers of magnetic random access memory, or MRAM--which many data-storage specialists regard as the most promising memory chip of the future (SN: 12/18&25/04, p.
The company, with a computer memory chip plant in west Eugene and memory chip plants in South Korea, needs to spend heavily on technology to keep up with rivals.
Toshiba has utilized advanced process and mounting technology to shrink each memory chip to 70 micron thickness, the thinnest in the world for MCP applications, and then bond the chips together in one package by wires.
Worldwide Computer Products News-2 October 2000-Samsung unveils 500Mb/s graphics memory chip (C)1995-2000 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
The RDRAM design, which has been broadly licensed to memory vendors, requires a special interface on all ICs transferring data to the memory chip.
The popular device is the first fusion memory chip, a device that fuses a single-level-cell NAND core with SRAM and logic elements to emulate a NOR Flash interface.
Intel, for example, has made a prototype phase-change memory chip of 4 million bits (megabits) and is now developing a 128-megabit model, he notes.
If computer memory chip prices keep increasing, Hynix Semiconductor Inc.