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The 2019 Dodge RAM 1500 Has A 48-Volt Hybrid System

Dodge has released the 2019 Ram 1500 pickup with a 48-Volt eTorque mild-hybrid powertrain and up to 5,788 kg (12,750 pounds) of towing capacity. The use of higher voltages helps designers to augment the truck’s electrical system without excessively thick, heavy, and expensive wires. Consider the following example: A 12-Volt, 100 Amp (1,200 Watt) circuit requires…

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NVidia Releases The New RTX 2080 GPU With GDDR6 RAM

NVidia has released the new GeForce RTX 2080 GPU with GDDR6 RAM and ray-tracing. Ray-tracing is a rendering feature that facilitates real-time light reflections, something gamers have anticipated for years. It is also equipped with faster memory (described below). The RTX 2080 sports a Turing processor capable of a boost frequency of 1,710 MHZ, unlike…