Toshiba Launches Highest Capacity Embedded NAND Flash Memory Modules
Toshiba today announced the launch of a 64 gigabyte (GB) embedded NAND flash memory module, the highest capacity yet achieved in the industry. The chip is the flagship device in a new line-up of six embedded NAND flash memory modules that offer full compliance with the latest e•MMCTM standard, and that are designed for application in a wide range of digital consumer products, including smartphones, mobile phones, netbooks and digital video cameras.
Toshiba offers a comprehensive line-up of single-package embedded NAND Flash memories in densities ranging from 2GB to 64GB. All integrate a controller to manage basic control functions for NAND applications, and are compatible with the latest e•MMCTM (e•MMCTM is a trademark and a product category for a class of embedded memory products built to the joint JEDEC/MultiMediaCard Association (MMCA) MMC Standard specification.) standard and its new features, including defining multiple storage areas and enhanced security features. Samples of the 64GB module are available from today, and mass production will start in the first quarter of 2010.