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Macronix ArmorFlash NOR flash earns PSA certified level one status
Macronix International has announced its ArmorFlash MX75 series. NOR Flash received PSA Certified Level 1 status at the device level, where the NOR Flash is integrated within a larger system. Achieving the PSA Certified distinction at the device level ensures designers have high degrees of security when selecting ArmorFlash MX75 memories for demanding applications such as Internet of Things (IoT) and other systems requiring robust data secur...
Macronix proactive partner of Renesas R-Car Consortium
Macronix International has announced it has been selected as a Proactive Partner in Renesas’ R-Car Consortium 2020. Macronix, which has been a member of the Consortium since the beginning, was chosen as a Proactive Partner based on its leadership in advanced Flash memory solutions for advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and connected car solutions -- among the core focuses of the R-Car Consortium.
Ultra-high performance OctaBus flash memory for MCU
Macronix has announced that STMicroelectronics (ST) is using Macronix OctaBus flash memory for several STM32 microcontroller (MCU) platforms, including the STM32H72x/73x, STM32L5 and the recently announced STM32U5. Macronix’s MX25 OctaBus family is providing the high-performance memory on select STM32 Discovery Kits and Evaluation Boards.
Enabling MCUs to explore e-AI solutions
Renesas Electronics has implemented Macronix’s dedicated OctaBus to support Macronix 8 I/O octaflash Memory MX25UW51245G, octaram and octamcp products on the Renesas RZ/A2M group of high-end Arm-based microprocessors (MPUs) and its evaluation boards for high-speed processing of e-AI imaging in smart appliances, service robots, and industrial machinery.
Secure data storage for NVIDIA’s autonomous driving platforms
Macronix International has announced that Macronix’s ArmorFlash memory is being utilised on the NVIDIA DRIVE AGX Xavier and DRIVE AGX Pegasus autonomous vehicle computing platforms. ArmorFlash brings secure, quality, and longevity of supply data storage to the demanding, competitive market for artificial intelligence (AI)-based Level 2+ advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) through Level 5 autonomous driving (AD) solutions.
Read-While-Write Flash adopted by automotive instrument cluster
Integrated device manufacturer in the Non-Volatile Memory (NVM) market, Macronix International, has announced that Renesas Electronics has implemented dedicated octa peripheral interface to support Macronix memory devices with Serial Multi I/O.
I/O flash memory used with discovery kit for extended battery life
Macronix has announced that STMicroelectronics is using Macronix 8-bit I/O Serial NOR Flash Memory for ST’s new STM32L4+ microcontroller Discovery Kits and Evaluation Boards.
OctaFlash memory powers instant-on applications
Integrated device manufacturer in the Non-Volatile Memory (NVM) market, Macronix International, has announced the new Ultra-OctaFlash, following its initial launch in 2015. The new ultra-high performance OctaFlash Memory can perform at an operational frequency of 250MHz with 500MB/s read throughput, which it claims to be the fastest in the industry. This new ultra-high performance solution is designed to meet the growing demand for 'instant-on' p...
QSPI memory selected by STM for MCU
Macronix International has announced that STMicroelectronics has adopted Macronix’s solution and used its Flash memory products in ST’s new STM32L4 microcontroller Discovery Kit with memory, rich graphics, and communication peripherals. Macronix’s Quad-SPI Flash memory MX25R6435F provides ultra-low power consumption in WLCSP, currently the industry’s smallest package, with benefits of longer battery life and suitable ...
Macronix memory incorporated in reference design
Macronix International announced that the NAND MCP memory solution has been adopted and incorporated by Qualcomm Technologies, a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated as a part of the reference design for a Qualcomm Technologies’ LTE Cat. M1/NB-1 chipset, the MDM9206 modem. Macronix’s industry-standard multichip packages (MCPs) combine RAM and Flash memories into one package, satisfying the demands of today’s consumers on the...
Low pin-count memory subsystem for IoT markets
A 12 pin-count bus interface has been introduced by Macronix. This design keeps the high speed, high efficiency features of OctaFlash while using 12 pins, sharing the same data I/O, to enable simplicity in system design and optimises PCB space, resulting in cost savings and enhancing the performance.
QSPI memory selected for smarter things and environment
Macronix International announced STMicroelectronics has adopted Macronix’ solution and used its Flash memory products in ST’s new STM32F767/769 microcontrollers Discovery Kit board with unique memory, graphics and communication peripherals. Macronix’s Quad-SPI Flash memory MX25L51245G provides high read bandwidth to enable faster access times in high-performance embedded systems.
Macronix selected as key flash memory supplier for Siemens
Macronix International has announced it has signed an agreement with Siemens, who engages Macronix as its key supplier of Flash memory products and solutions. The outstanding qualities of Macronix’s products have been well recognised, and that Siemens and Macronix will cooperate to achieve zero defect targets of their respective products.
Flash products power FPGAs for the Aerospace & Defense market
Macronix International has announced a new high performance Quad SPI NOR flash for the Xilinx 7 Series and UltraScale FPGAs. These FPGA’s are geared towards the aerospace and defense, industrial, and public safety applications. The Macronix MX66U51235FME is the industry’s first commercially available extended temperature range product to meet the grueling demands of the Aerospace and Defense (A&D) market.
Is this the industry's fastest SPI NOR flash memory?
Macronix has announced what is claimed to be the industry's fastest SPI NOR flash memory, the OctaFlash MX25UM product family. OctaFlash provides designers with the next-gen performance level of x8 I/O serial interface products with an operating frequency of up to 200MHz and transmission speeds of up to 400MB/s. This world class leading performance aids designers to meet the ever increasing demands of In-vehicle entertainment, ADAS & camera a...
Non-volatile Flash targets next-gen wearable devices
Featuring power consumption claimed to be 60% lower than traditional devices, a family of wide-voltage, ultra-low-power NOR Flash memory products has been introduced by Macronix. The MX25R devices operate from a 1.7-3.6V range in ultra-small packages, making them suitable for wearable devices.
Macronix's Serial Flash to be used with Freescale's Qorivva MPC5645S Microcontroller for Automotive Dashboard Display
Macronix International Co Ltd announced a collaboration with Freescale Semiconductor and its Qorivva MPC5645S MCU, which provides a cost-effective and powerful platform for high-resolution color graphics and analog functions for the automotive dashboard displays market.
Macronix claims World’s First 256Mbit Serial Flash
Macronix International continues its leadership and innovation in the Serial Flash market by announcing the world’s first 256-megabit(Mbit) Serial Flash product. This new 256Mbit product, MX25L25635E, will allow system designers and manufacturers to offer greater functionality and performance in their products.