Go Back   OC3D Forums > [OC3D] General Forums > OC3D News
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
  #1  
Old 28-12-16, 01:02 PM
WYP's Avatar
WYP WYP is offline
News Guru
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Posts: 9,874
Some Kaby Lake-Based systems will ship with Intel Optane storage solutions

Some Kaby Lake-Based systems will ship with Intel Optane storage solutions, using XPoint memory to act as a ultra-fast caching solution.



Read more on Intel's Optane XPoint Storage accelerators.

__________________
I'm not saying that 1984 is a bad book, but the dystopia we are currently living in has much better worldbuilding.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 28-12-16, 05:37 PM
NeverBackDown NeverBackDown is offline
AMD Enthusiast
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Valhalla
Posts: 12,797
Wonder if this will actually be useful or even noticeable with a NVMe based system.
__________________
“There is only one Lord of the Ring, only one who can bend it to his will. And he does not share power.”
-Gandalf
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 28-12-16, 05:55 PM
WYP's Avatar
WYP WYP is offline
News Guru
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Posts: 9,874
Quote:
Originally Posted by NeverBackDown View Post
Wonder if this will actually be useful or even noticeable with a NVMe based system.
Well given how this will use an M.2 slot, I expect that nobody will use with an M.2 NMVe SSD given how few PCIe lanes desktops have at their disposal.

I do wonder how this would work with SATA SSDs though.
__________________
I'm not saying that 1984 is a bad book, but the dystopia we are currently living in has much better worldbuilding.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 28-12-16, 06:22 PM
NeverBackDown NeverBackDown is offline
AMD Enthusiast
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Valhalla
Posts: 12,797
Depending on it's speed, it would be noticeable I'd think for sata ssds. For OS tasks it should help moreso than games. I don't expect that to change.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump








All times are GMT. The time now is 12:34 PM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.