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Know Your NAND: Storage Types Explained

We throw a lot of terminologies around when we report on solid state drive storage and you probably noticed them all at some point. However, you might not know exactly what ...

March 11, 2017 at 11:00 am by

ADATA Releases the SD600 External 3D NAND SSD

ADATA already has a long list of both internal and external storage drives that all impress in one way or another in their area. That’s no different for the latest ...

March 10, 2017 at 2:30 pm by

PNY Launches CS1311b Budget SSDs

After Samsung first introduced 3D NAND several years ago, the rest of the industry has finally caught up. Starting in 2016 and into 2017, many SSD manufacturers have started ...

March 7, 2017 at 10:58 am by

Toshiba Now Sampling 64-Layer, 512-Gigabit 3D Flash Memory

The cooperation between the large NAND manufacturers to create BiCS (Bit Cost Scaling) flash memory is bearing its fruits. Toshiba has now unveiled and announced its latest ...

February 22, 2017 at 2:59 pm by

Toshiba Now Selling Majority Stake in NAND Business

Over the last two months, reports started surfacing about the financial woes being faced by Japanese conglomerate Toshiba. After a series of scandals and disasters, the ...

February 15, 2017 at 1:10 pm by

Toshiba Starts Construction of Fab 6 for 3D NAND

Despite facing a variety of finance related issues over the past year, Toshiba appears to be committed to flash memory as ever. Due to the ongoing NAND shortage, many flash ...

February 10, 2017 at 10:15 am by

Toshiba Offered Whopping $3.6b for Flash Memory Business

Toshiba announced last month that it was selling a stake in its flash memory business, and reports have emerged suggesting that an unnamed company has offered a huge $3.6 ...

February 9, 2017 at 6:00 pm by

WD Reveals World’s First 512Gb 64-layer 3D NAND

Western Digital has started production of the world’s first 64-layer 3D NAND flash chips, developed in partnership with Toshiba. WD and Toshiba – which recently announced ...

February 7, 2017 at 8:54 am by

Toshiba Confirms Selling Minority Stake in NAND Fab

Earlier in the month, reports surfaced about a potential Toshiba NAND fab sale. Due to poor financial performance and rocked by scandals, the Japanese conglomerate is in need ...

January 28, 2017 at 10:00 am by

Silicon Power S56 240GB Solid State Drive Review

Introduction The Silicon Power S56 is a whole new drive series that comes with a fresh design on the outside and great hardware on the inside. The S56 is categorised as an ...

January 27, 2017 at 8:30 am by
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Lite-On Expects NAND Shortage to Hurt SSD Sales

  Over the past while, more warning signs have popped up about the impending NAND flash memory shortage. Samsung has delayed the 850 Pro 4 TB and many others in the ...

January 25, 2017 at 10:00 am by

Chinese Tsinghua Unigroup Plans $30 Billion DRAM and NAND Fab Investment

From a quick look at the world’s semiconductor fabs, you might notice that they are all either American, Taiwanese, Japanese or Korean. As a rising consumer of ...

January 24, 2017 at 12:00 pm by

Samsung Delays 850 Pro 4 TB Due to NAND Shortages

    Last year, we first brought you word of an impending NAND shortage. The results of the low supply have finally officially manifested themselves in the market. ...

January 21, 2017 at 11:00 am by

Toshiba Considers Spinning Off NAND Business

The past year has been rough for Japanese conglomerate Toshiba. Coming off one of the biggest accounting scandals ever, the company is set as much as a $4 billion loss over ...

January 20, 2017 at 10:00 am by

SK Hynix Planning New NAND Fab

Since the turn of the decade, SSDs and NAND flash memory have grown every more prevalent. In fact, demand is so great that SSD-grade NAND memory is expected to undergo at ...

December 27, 2016 at 7:00 pm by