Sunday, March 29, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Microsoft Lists Windows 10-Compatible Phones
Intel in Talks to buy Altera: report
MediaTek Releases New High-end Smartphone Helio SoC
Google To Get Into The Operating Room
Data Requests To Microsoft Decreased
Google Defeated in English Court - Decision Opens Door for Litigation by Millions of British Apple Users
LG G4 Smartphone Coming Late April
BlackBerry Posts Quarterly Profit
Active Discussions
how to copy and move data files to dvd-rw
cdrw trouble
Need serious help!!!!
burning
nvidia 6200 review
Hello
Burning Multimedia in track 0
I'm lazy. Please help.
 Home > News > Consumer Electronics > TOSHIBA...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, February 08, 2005
TOSHIBA and SANDISK Develop 8-GigaBit Nand Flash Memory Chip with 70nm Process Technology


Toshiba Corporation and SanDiskCorporation announced an 8-gigabit NAND flash memory chip fabricated with 70-nanometer (nm) process technology that ushers in the new era of gigabyte chips: 1-gigabyte data storage capacity on a single chip.

new chip was today reported at the International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC) 2005 in San Francisco.

The new NAND flash memory utilizes multi-level cell (MLC) technology that allows two bits of data to be stored in one memory cell, doubling memory capacity. Innovative circuit design techniques were utilized to improve chip area efficiency resulting in an 8Gb chip size that is less than 5 percent larger than the previous generation 4Gb chip on 90 nanometer. At 146 square millimeters, the 8Gb chip has an areal density of 6 billion bits or 3 billion transistors per square centimeter (20 billion transistors per square inch of silicon).

Performance is maximized by adoption of fast writing circuit techniques, which reduce data write times and support a fast write speed of 6-megabytes per second. Read speed of 60MB/sec., which is 40% faster than previous generation, has been achieved by a combination of burst mode and high read bandwidth.

Toshiba and SanDisk plan to start production of flash memory products based on the new 8Gb NAND flash memory technology this summer. In CY 2006, this 8Gb chip is expected to become the production workhorse for the venture between Toshiba and SanDisk, and bring significant cost reductions to the flash storage products of the two companies. The companies also plan to commercialize a 16Gb NAND flash memory IC that stacks two of the 8Gb NAND flash memories in a single package.

Toshiba and SanDisk are technology innovators and market leaders in NAND flash memories?the highly versatile, non-volatile memory integrated into digital consumer and other products. Toshiba has consistently led the way in promoting advances in NAND flash chip capacity and performance, while SanDisk is a leader in flash data storage card products and a pioneer in high density MLC flash memory chip technology.



Previous
Next
Panasonic Rolls Out New LUMIX Digital Still Cameras        All News        Picture this - TDK introduces ultra-sharp, glossy finish, photo printable DVDs for that personal touch
Pioneer Expands Leading Line Of Professional DVD Recorders     Consumer Electronics News      Pay radio gets personal

Source Link Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Toshiba, Sandisk, Develop First 48-layer 3D NAND For SSDs
Toshiba Expands Line-up of eMMC Version 5.1 Embedded NAND Flash Memory Products
Toshiba Starts Production of 13-Megapixel CMOS Image Sensor With "Bright Mode" Video Technology
Toshiba Expands Internal and External Desktop Hard Drive Lineup With New 6TB Models
Toshiba Debuts 12.0 Gbps SAS HDD
Toshiba Starts Shipping 20-Megapixel CMOS Image Sensor For Mobile Devices
New Toshiba Smartwatch Reference Model features Bluetooth connectivity and Qi Wireless Charging
SanDisk Creates New Storage Category With InfiniFlash All-Flash Storage System
Toshiba Develops STT-MRAM Circuit For High-performance Processors
MWC: SanDisk Introduces New Mobile Flash Drives, iNAND 7132 Storage Solution And 200GB microSDXC Card
Toshiba Develops Multicore SoC For Image-Recognition Applications
Toshiba Launches 8 Megapixel CMOS Image Sensor for Smartphones and Tablets

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .