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FuturePlus SystemsApr 10, 2019 1:44:22 PM

Who won the Logic Analyzer Wars?

We learned recently that Tektronix has discontinued the last of its logic analyzer family. Sigh….Here at FuturePlus Systems we walked the careful balance between the two Whales, Tektronix and HP/Agilent/Keysight. Mostly siding with the later and ...
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FuturePlus SystemsApr 4, 2019 3:17:06 PM

LPDDR5 vs LPDDR4: What’s the difference?

Recently JEDEC announced the new JESD209-5 Low Power Double Data Rate 5 (LPDDR5) specification. LPDDR5 is faster and lower power than its predecessors LPDDR4 and LPDDR4x. Want a copy of the specification? Click Here
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FuturePlus SystemsJan 16, 2019 11:48:38 AM

LPDDR4 to LPDDR4X: What is the difference?

Hello Memory Enthusiasts! Please see here a guest post by the distinguished Patrick Moran Thanks Pat for allowing the repost!
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FuturePlus SystemsOct 29, 2018 5:43:26 PM

DisplayPort Multi Stream versus Single Stream: What is the difference?

DisplayPort is the latest display technology on the market and is generally considered to be a competitor to HDMI. The VESA specification which describes the DisplayPort Technology lists two types of transport modes. The first is SST or Single ...
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FuturePlus SystemsMar 20, 2018 4:06:54 PM

Want to Ca$h in on Bitcoin, BlockChain and Cryptocurrency? Speed up your DDR Memory Accesses

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FuturePlus SystemsFeb 26, 2018 2:27:36 PM

Fast 3200MT/s DDR4 SODIMMs

FAST SODIMMS for DDR4 are here!
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FuturePlus SystemsJan 22, 2018 1:20:51 PM

What is DDR4 Memory Gear-Down Mode?

A Reliability, Availability and Serviceability (aka RAS) feature more clearly documented in the new JEDEC DDR4 Rev B spec, Gear-down mode, allows the DRAM Address/Command and Control bus to use every other rising clock of the DDR4 Memory bus clock.
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FuturePlus SystemsJan 17, 2018 11:14:13 AM

DDR4 3DS DIMMs: The next big thing in the Data Center

In order to give DDR4 a mid life kicker memory vendors are up’ing their game and producing 3DS DDR4 DIMMs. What is 3DS you ask? Its 3 Dimensional Stacking of die in a single package. Not to be confused by ‘twin die’ which is just 2 die next to each ...
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FuturePlus SystemsOct 31, 2017 3:24:27 PM

Got DisplayPort?

DisplayPort, the HDMI Replacement
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FuturePlus SystemsOct 17, 2017 3:03:51 PM

NEW DisplayPort 8K monitors. Let’s look under the hood!

The latest DisplayPort V1.4 HBR3 8K monitors are trickling onto the market with DELL being the first to show off its latest UltraSharp 32 model. FuturePlus took a look under the hood by snooping all of the traffic on the 8.1Gb/s high speed main link ...
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