SanDisk iNAND Flash Memory Module Ultimate Product of the Year
SanDisk Corporation’s iNAND flash memory module has received the EE Times Annual Creativity in Electronics (ACE) Award for the Ultimate Product of the Year in the Processor/Memory category. Positioned as a substitute for hard drives and other types of embedded memory, SanDisk’s iNAND module is a high-capacity, high-performance single-package flash memory device with a built-in controller. Based on the leading industry-standard SD interface, the iNAND module also features SanDisk’s MLC (Multi-Level Cell) technology. Used for storing music, video, digital still images and other data, the module is designed especially for small portable systems such as mobile phones, digital audio/MP3 players, games and personal media players. Capacities range from 256 megabytes (MB) to 8 gigabytes (GB).
The Ultimate Products of the Year categories are the most significant products introduced in the last 12 months as determined by large-scale peer review in seven technology segments. More than 1,000 engineers participate in the voting process to determine the winners.