SK Hynix announces first DDR5 DRAM chips

Originally published at: https://www.myce.com/news/sk-hynix-announces-first-ddr5-dram-chips-85483/

SK Hynix has announced it has developed DRAM memory chips based on the JEDEC DDR5 standard. The memory module has module number HMCA2GR8AJR8C and a capacity of 16Gbit. Thanks to the DDR5 standard, the chip is up to 30% more energy efficient and faster than DDR4 memory. By 2020 the modules should be mass-produced.