The worst semiconductor downturn in ten years
The instability of global macroeconomic still remains. Along with the volatility of foreign exchange, the cost of raw material and logistics keeps increasing, which is caused by the federal fund rate hike. Simultaneously the cheap inventory has soared by 50%,... More >>
Ellie Rosspost @ Sep 15, 2022 views(301) comments(0)
ADATA Launches LEGEND 960 PCIe 4.0 Solid State Drive
Now PCIe 3.0 is actually good enough to serve the consumer market. In all respects PCIe 4.0 is out of reach for a variety of reasons including cost, timing and market. Presumably for these various reasons, Intel doesn't seem to care about PCIe 4.0 at the momen... More >>
Angela Smithpost @ Sep 08, 2022 views(197) comments(0)
Micron Releases World's First 1.5TB microSD Card and Automotive Functional Safety Certified Memory
Storage manufacturer Micron has launched the biggest volume microSD memory card in the world, the capacity has reaches 1.5TB. This memory card is equipped with a 176-layer chip, it is in 3D NAND flash. This memory card is specially designed for industrial-grad... More >>
Diana Auerpost @ Aug 26, 2022 views(382) comments(0)
What does the difference between flash UFS 3.0 and 2.1?
The new improved version of 2.1 is called UFS 3.0. The random read and write performance is not significantly different between the two, but the sequential read and write performance of UFS 3.0 has increased by more than two times. And UFS 3.0 has a significan... More >>
Ray Grouppost @ Aug 24, 2022 views(301) comments(0)
Interview with Mr. Shigeyuki Okamoto of Kioxia
From the IEDM conference in 1984, Fujio Masuoka, an engineer at Toshiba's ULSI Research Institute, put forth the idea of flash memory. Because of this, it only took more than 10 years for flash memory to be developed in many configurations including CF,SD, MMC... More >>
Angela Smithpost @ Aug 19, 2022 views(215) comments(0)
YMTC is gaining ground on its rivals with 232-layer chips
YMTC had launched 3D Nand Chip X3-9070 as its 4th Generation on August 4th, it is the first chip with 232 layers of memory cells More >>
Ellie Rosspost @ Aug 17, 2022 views(228) comments(0)
The first solid-state memory chip in the world with more than 200 layers is released
With up to 2 TB of data stored in a single NAND chip, Micron offers the best solid-state storage density in the market. More >>
Michael Wilsonpost @ Aug 15, 2022 views(202) comments(0)
Storage company releases most recent earnings report
The latest financial report released from storage giant: although the price for DRAM gets drop a bit, the price of NAND goes up. The production yield of DRAM and 4D NAND in 176 layers has improved, which raise the profit. More >>
Ella Maclinpost @ Aug 11, 2022 views(211) comments(0)
The United States is thinking about taking action against Chinese memory chip manufacturers
After forbidding the export of 14-nanometer and more sophisticated semiconductor manufacturing equipment to China, US Department now focusing on memory chip production there. More >>
Ray Grouppost @ Aug 08, 2022 views(256) comments(0)
Reports say Silicon Motions considers to sale
Silicon Motion Technology Corporation is a semiconductor company that designs, develops, and markets semiconductor products for the multimedia consumer electronics market. The Company's products include NAND flash memory control chip producer and multimedia sy... More >>
Ray Grouppost @ Aug 05, 2022 views(240) comments(0)