Sometimes, all you need is a small push in the right direction: a few days after Toshiba-SanDisk revealed that they would soon start producing serial chips NAND (The market leader and the unit that has been producing 3D chips serially for nearly two years) came out with a counter-announcement and announced that they had already started mass production of V-NAND 3-D in the same volume.
Samsung's new chips are based on the 48 layer of TLC transistors - properties that are identical to Toshiba-SanDisk (although the road is a bit different for each), and are a practical doubling of the 3D and planar chip volumes available so far, 128 Gigabit Based on 32 Layers. Samsung also claims that the new 3D chips offer up to 50 savings in power consumption compared to V-chips.NAND And are also cheaper to manufacture naturally (due to the savings in silicon on the way to the same volume storage including).
The first products that will be based on this new and third generation of V-NAND technology will probably only appear at the beginning of 2016, but when that happens we will see drives SSD In 2 volumes, terabytes become a new standard in the 2.5-inch category, while volumes of one terabyte as an option for the M.2 drives for more compact systems. It remains to be hoped that not only the volume growth, but also the price cut, will reach the customers at the end of the chain.
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