Error
  • JUser::_load: Unable to load user with id: 67

Featured Articles

TSMC: Volume production of 16nm FinFET in 2H 2015

TSMC: Volume production of 16nm FinFET in 2H 2015

TSMC has announced that it will begin volume production of 16nm FinFET products in the second half of 2015, in late…

More...
AMD misses earnings targets, announces layoffs

AMD misses earnings targets, announces layoffs

AMD has missed earnings targets and is planning a substantial job cuts. The company reported quarterly earnings yesterday and the street is…

More...
Did Google botch the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9?

Did Google botch the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9?

As expected, Google has finally released the eagerly awaited Nexus 6 phablet and its first 64-bit device, the Nexus 9 tablet.

More...
Gainward GTX 970 Phantom previewed

Gainward GTX 970 Phantom previewed

Nvidia has released two new graphics cards based on its latest Maxwell GPU architecture. The Geforce GTX 970 and Geforce GTX…

More...
EVGA GTX 970 SC ACX 2.0 reviewed

EVGA GTX 970 SC ACX 2.0 reviewed

Nvidia has released two new graphics cards based on its latest Maxwell GPU architecture. The Geforce GTX 970 and Geforce GTX…

More...
Frontpage Slideshow | Copyright © 2006-2010 orks, a business unit of Nuevvo Webware Ltd.
Friday, 05 September 2008 13:21

Samsung considering SanDisk acquisition

Written by

ImageImage

All your memory are belong to us

 

According to several reports, South Korean tech heavyweight Samsung is considering acquiring flash memory maker SanDisk.

Samsung says it's exploring it's options with SanDisk, but it has made no decision.

"We are looking at various opportunities regarding SanDisk, but nothing has been decided yet," James Chung, a spokesman for Samsung, told Reuters.

This comes as no surprise, as Samsung is the world's top NAND memory supplier, while SanDisk is the top supplier of NAND based memory cards. A match made in heaven one might say.

At the moment, Samsung is forced to pay SanDisk royalties on its SD flash cards, but in case it goes through with the acquisition it will be able to avoid them altogether.

Earlier this year the rumour mill was abuzz with talk of a potential Seagate takeover of SanDisk.

More here.

Last modified on Friday, 05 September 2008 13:22

E-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
blog comments powered by Disqus

 

Facebook activity

Latest Commented Articles

Recent Comments