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CopprLink internal and external PCIe cables will support speeds up to 64 GT/s

The organization responsible for the PCIE Express standard has released a new specification for high-speed internal and external cables. The PCI-SIG says the new CopprLink Cable specification incorporates PCIe 5.0 and PCIe 6.0 capabilities at launch, but work is already underway on adding support for PCIe 7.0. While internal cables can measure up to 1 […]

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PCI Express 6.0 will bring up to 256GB/s bandwidth to PCs and servers… eventually

The PCI Special Interest Group (SIG) has finalized the PCIe 6.0 specification which will allow next-gen SSDs, graphics cards, and other PC and server components to offer data transfer speeds as high as 256GB/s in a full 16-lane configuration. That’s twice as fast as PCIe 5.0 and four times as fast as PCIe 4.0, which […]

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Lilbits: Xiaomi’s telescopic smartphone camera, Purism’s Linux phone that’s also a PC

In order to keep smartphones thin while still offering versatile camera features, smartphone makers have largely taken the same approach in recent years – instead of using cameras with lots of moving parts, throw a bunch of different stationary cameras on a phone. That way you can have different focal lengths to mimic the kind […]