TechSpot

Intel Haswell-E enthusiast chip to carry eight cores and support DDR4

By Shawn Knight
Jun 17, 2013
Post New Reply
  1. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar TS Evangelist Posts: 6,473   +963

    It is just a new chipset I think.
     
  2. MrBungle

    MrBungle TS Booster Posts: 151   +67

    DDR4 is electrically different than DDR3 with the memory controller being on chip they need a new socket.
     
  3. Scodd

    Scodd TS Member

    "Naturally, of course, there?s also a new socket in play ? LGA 2011-3."
     
  4. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar TS Evangelist Posts: 6,473   +963

    Why does the memory controller need to be on chip?
     

Similar Topics

Create an account or login to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment
TechSpot Members
Login or sign up for free,
it takes about 30 seconds.
You may also...


Get complete access to the TechSpot community. Join thousands of technology enthusiasts that contribute and share knowledge in our forum. Get a private inbox, upload your own photo gallery and more.