The upcoming LG G2 will be the world’s first smartphone featuring 3GB of RAM, reports a Korean publication. Samsung’s upcoming flagship, the Note 3, could be next.
SK Hynix has announced the worlds first 8Gb LPDDR3 RAM chips for mobile devices, with mass production for 4GB RAM mobile devices set to start by the end of the year.
Due to projected high demand for upcoming Samsung products, the company may experience a chipset supply shortage in 2013.
SK Hynix has become the latest victim of the component shortage problem plaguing the smartphone market, losing out on a contract with Samsung to supply DRAM chips.
An analyst says that a war in the Korean peninsula could seriously affect supply components for a variety of devices including Android smartphones and tablets. Read on to find out why!
Samsung, the biggest memory chipmaker in the world, admitted that it would buy DRAM chips from its rival SK Hynix in order to satisfy the demand generated by its booming smartphone sales.