Thus, it is expected that the penetration of 3D NAND in the global NAND flash
market will increase by 2019.
In the meantime, the world s second-largest memory chip manufacturer is actively engaged in M&A activities to sharpen its competitive advantage in NAND flash
solutions and to strengthen its R&D capability.
Toshiba is after Samsung the second largest maker of NAND flash
memory by revenue, and is closing the gap with the South Korean market leader, according to IHS iSuppli.
Micron said recently that Thailand's floods have fueled strong demand for NAND Flash
chips, the crucial devices in solid state drives (SSD).
Toggle-mode NAND is a new, soon-to-be-standardized, high-speed memory solution for consumer electronics that will use a dual-date rate interface to substantially increase read and write performance of NAND Flash
Previously, when NAND Flash
memory was controlled using the SATA format, it was necessary to have a Flash memory controller IC and an SATA converter IC, but the new GBDriver RS1 performs both functions with a single chip.
The company confirmed the new MLC 51nm NAND Flash
offers a 30Mb/s read speed and 8Mb/s write speed, compared to 17Mb/s read and 4.
The new, embedded product line unites Micron NAND flash
memory with a high-speed multimedia card (MMC) controller.
Hamming Codes for NAND Flash
Memories," Technical Note TN1908, Micron Technology.
has announced that it has reached agreement with PalmSource to work together to port Samsung NAND Flash
software into the Palm OS Cobalt and future releases of the Palm operating system.
As part of an ongoing development effort to make NAND flash
the semiconductor memory of choice for file storage applications in mobile electronics devices, Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc.
The 256Mbit and 512Mbit NAND devices are the first NAND flash
memory products introduced by SanDisk.