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SK Hynix boss predicts CPUs and RAM will merge, chipmakers will hold hands to make it happen

John Robson Silver badge

For the relatively few people who upgrade RAM

Because let's face it that is a minority most of the time...

Directly exported PCIe lanes seem to offer a reasonable option - after all both Intel and AMD are already "sharing" the GPU memory when they can.

It will be slower than the on chip stuff, but it has ever been thus - consider it 16GB of cache, and then plug in "RAM" as needed. Could even take that memory between systems.

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