Macronix comes up with new 3D NAND structure
Published in News

Single-gate vertical channel (SGVC)

Macronix is releasing details of a new 3D NAND structure, called single-gate vertical channel (SGVC).

3D NAND flash output to increase in 2H 2017
Published in Memory


Industry attempts to close global supply shortages


According to sources within the memory industry, global production of 3D NAND flash memory chips is expected to expand substantially in the second half of 2017, exceeding the output of 2D NAND chips by the fourth quarter of the year.

ADATA announces Ultimate SU700 series SSDs
Published in Memory


Based on 3D NAND

ADATA revealed its new Ultimate SU700 2.5-inch SATA 6Gpbs SSD series that will use 3D NAND, paired up with a new Maxiotek controller.

Plextor to announce its M8Se SSDs at CES 2017 show
Published in Memory


Based on 15nm Toshiba TLC NAND

Plextor has announced that it will be showing both the final version of its M8Se performance mainstream SSD as well as future SSDs based on 3D NAND flash at the Consumer Electronics Show 2017 in Las Vegas.

Intel going flat out on NAND flash
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Look out Samsung

Chipzilla has seen how NAND flash storage rising and memory makers are speeding up 3D NAND flash product development and thought “I’ll be ‘aving some of that”.

Intel preparing new M.2 PCIe 610P SSD series
Published in Memory


Based on TLC 3D NAND

According to the latest leaked slide, Intel is working on the new performance-segment 610P series SSD based on TLC 3D NAND, M.2 2280 form-factor and PCIe NVMe interface.

China to produce 3D NAND chips
Published in Memory


Ready for next year

The Chinese will be switching on their first 12-inch fab and churning out NAND flash and DRAM memory at the end of 2016.

Intel refreshes SSDs
Published in Memory
26 August 2016

Intel refreshes SSDs


Six new flavours with IMFT 3D NAND

Intel is refreshing its consumer, data centre and IoT SSDs with six  SSDs with its new IMFT 3D NAND under the bonnet.

Applied Materals surprises Wall Street
Published in Processors


Chip making could be picking up

There are signs that chip making might be starting to pick up after one of the largest supplier of tools used to make semiconductors turned in a bigger than expected profit.

Micron launches 32GB 3D NAND memory
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Smaller layered chips

Semiconductor maker Micron said it has introduced its first 3D NAND memory for mobile devices and products based on Universal Flash Storage (UFS) 2.1.