Upcoming MediaTek Dimensity 9000 devices will feature Micron’s new LPDDR5X DRAM

Earlier this month, Samsung announced the world’s first LPDDR5X DRAM for mobile devices. Now, rival Micron has announced that it’s the first company to validate its LPDDR5X DRAM module in partnership with MediaTek. At the second annual MediaTek Executive Summit, Micron revealed that it has sampled and validated its new LPDDR5X DRAM module for MediaTek’s all-new Dimensity 9000 flagship chipset.
In a press release on the matter, Micron claims that it’s the first semiconductor company to sample and validate LPDDR5X DRAM, and it has already shipped the first batch. The company also reveals that samples of the new memory module for smartphones support data rates of up to 8.533 Gbps, making it up to 33% faster than LPDDR5 modules.
Talking about Micron’s new LPDDR5X memory, JC Hsu, CVP and GM of MediaTek’s Wireless Communications Business Unit, said, “Our mobile customers are increasingly demanding higher bandwidth to support complex, data-hungry applications built for the 5G era. With its…

Written By: Pranob Mehrotra

Original Article: https://www.xda-developers.com/mediatek-dimensity-9000-devices-micron-lpddr5x-ram/

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