Innovative Silicon Unveils Z-RAM Memory Technology Breakthroughs
Innovative Silicon has demonstrated that its Z-RAM memory technology continues to show considerable advantages over DRAM implementations and other proposed floating body memory designs. Dr. Mikhail Nagoga, a principal member of ISi’s technical staff, presented a paper written by Dr. Serguei Okhonin, chief scientist at ISi, that describes the smallest silicon dynamic memory devices ever reported, with the largest programming window. Separatel...
Ramtron announces 1-megabit serial F-RAM
Ramtron International has announced the first device in a family of new F-RAM products that offer high-speed read/write performance, low voltage operation, and optional device features. The first device in Ramtron’s V-Family of F-RAM products is the FM25V10, a 1-megabit (Mb), 2.0 to 3.6-volt, serial peripheral interface (SPI) nonvolatile RAM in an 8-pin SOIC package that features fast access, NoDelay™ writes, 1E14 read/write cycles, and low ...
SST Expands 1.8V Serial Flash Product Portfolio
SST (Silicon Storage Technology, Inc.) today announced the SST25WF040 device, the company’s newest addition to its widely adopted 1.8V 25WF Series SPI serial flash memory family. The 4-Mbit, small form factor SST25WF040 is ideal for battery-powered, space- and height-constrained mobile applications where performance, reliability and low-power consumption are crucial to product success. The SST25WF040 continues SST’s commitment to prov...
New Toshiba SD card range delivers premium quality and performance for consumer and professional needs
Toshiba Electronics Europe has announced the launch of a new range of SD format Flash memory cards that offer the widest choice for all uses from premium consumer applications to high-speed professional requirements.
64-kilobit serial F-RAM memory specified to AEC-Q100 automotive standards from Ramtron
Ramtron International has expanded its line of AEC-Q100-specified F-RAM memory devices, qualifying the FM24CL64 64-kilobit (Kb) serial F-RAM to operate over the Grade 3 automotive temperature range of -40ºC to +85ºC. The FM24CL64 is part of Ramtron’s growing family of Grade 1 (+125ºC) and Grade 3 AEC-Q100-qualified automotive memory products.
F-RAM replaces EEPROM for faster writes at lower power in safe, explosion-proof product
Ramtron International has announced that China’s Shanghai Welltech Automation Co., Ltd., a leading pressure transmitter and magnetic flow meter supplier, has designed Ramtron’s FM25L16 16-kilobit (Kb) serial F-RAM memory device into its 2000S safe pressure transmitters. F-RAM was selected to replace EEPROM in Welltech’s new, intrinsically safe, explosion-proof transmitters.
Serial EEPROM Family from Microchip Uses Single I/O Bus
Microchip has announced a family of serial EEPROM devices with a single I/O bus interface. The 11XX010, 11XX020, 11XX040, 11XX080 and 11XX160 are the first single I/O EEPROM devices that can support data rates from 10 kHz to 100 kHz; and the only 1, 2, 4, 8 and 16 Kbit EEPROMs available in a 3-pin SOT-23 package (in addition to other higher pin count packages). The new devices also include advanced such as status registers; software write protect...
Ramtron launches 2-Megabit Serial F-RAM
Ramtron International has unveiled the industry’s first 2-megabit serial F-RAM memory in an 8-lead TDFN (5.0 x 6.0 mm) package. Manufactured on an advanced 130 nanometer CMOS process, the FM25H20 is a high-density nonvolatile F-RAM memory that operates at low power and features a high-speed serial peripheral interface (SPI). The 3-volt, 2Mb serial F-RAM writes at maximum bus speed with virtually unlimited endurance for greater data collectio...
Ramtron's 64-kilobit F-RAM enhanced processor companion with embedded 32kHz crystal
Ramtron International has launched the FM3135, a 64-kilobit (Kb), 3-volt Processor Companion product that combines the benefits of nonvolatile F-RAM memory with an enhanced real-time clock/calendar (RTC) and integrated 32kHz watch crystal.
High-Endurance Industrial-Grade NANDrive from SST
SST (Silicon Storage Technology, Inc.) has announced three additions to its NANDrive family of ATA solid-state storage devices. The new 512 MByte, 1 GByte and 2 GByte NANDrive products are capable of operating at industrial temperature ranges, making them compelling storage options for industrial applications operating in harsh environments, including medical equipment, factory automation and in-cabin automotive electronics.