Monday, April 4, 2011

Toshiba Debuts SmartNAND with Error Correction Code

Toshiba America Electronic Components introduced "SmartNAND", its next-generation 24-nanometer (nm) NAND flash product family featuring a control chip that supports error correction code (ECC). The chip remove the burden of ECC from the host processor, while minimizing protocol changes.

SmartNAND and is available in densities ranging from 4 to 64 gigabyte (GB).

The new SmartNAND 24nm product lineup is a replacement for current 32nm generation devices. Target applications include portable media players, tablet PCs, digital TVs, set-top-boxes, and other devices that require high-density, non-volatile memory.