Samsung's 256-gigabit chip places multi-terabyte flash drives in your PC
Assume that Samsung’s 2TB strong-state drives are fairly capacious? They’re simply the beginning of one thing greater. The Korean tech big has began manufacturing the primary 256-gigabit (32GB) 3D vertical flash reminiscence, doubling its earlier capability document. The brand new tech ought to flip multi-terabyte SSDs into sensible choices in your house PC, and assist telephone makers cram extra storage into tight areas. You may get extra bang in your buck, as well — Samsung’s manufacturing is forty % extra productive, so that you probably will not pay twice as a lot for twice the headroom. The corporate plans to make this 256-gigabit flash by way of the remainder of 2015, so you will in all probability see it crop up in a number of merchandise (from Samsung and in any other case) over the months forward.