TrendForce Says Global NAND Flash Revenue from Branded Manufacturers Grew by 8% Sequentially in 2Q17; NAND Flash Prices to Keep Rising in 3Q17

Contract prices for NAND flash increased by three to 10 percent in the second quarter of 2017, and are expected to keep rising in the third quarter, according to DRAMeXchange, a division of TrendForce. Buyers also faced tight supply throughout the second quarter, which is likely to continue into 2018, according to analysts. The memory device segment, including DRAMs and NAND flash, continues to be a seller’s market. As a result, NAND flash suppliers are forecast to post higher revenues in the...


Market News-Flash shortage may last throughout 2018

Flash shortage may last throughout 2018 The flash storage shortage is expected to last well into 2018By: Derek Strickland | Storage News | Posted: 1 day, 13 hours ago NAND flash memory stock is expected to remain tight until the next year, affecting a multitude of sectors and devices from Nintendo’s new Switch handheld-console hybrid to traditional SSD storage. Read more: http://www.tweaktown.com/news/58792/flash-shortage-last-throughout-2018/index.html Key analysts and industry sources...


New iPhone Boosting Electronics Parts Prices

New iPhone boosting electronics parts prices in July-Sept Samsung wins big as primary OLED panel supplier HIDEAKI RYUGEN and SHUHEI OCHIAI, Nikkei staff writersRead more


Flexxon Memory Card Features Video

http://www.flexxon.com/wp-content/uploads/Flexxon-Memory-Card-Intro-Video.mp4 FLEXXON’s Industrial memory card is a flash storage device which is synonymous in terms of reliability and endurance. Having undergone intense testing in various environments, our SD card not only conforms to the SD Associations microSD specifications but remains at the top of the industry in terms of withstanding the most rugged and unforgiving environments. FLEXXON’s Industrial SD card is able to perform...


iPhone 8 could be delayed by limited NAND flash supply

The Cupertino giant has turned to Samsung for supplying 3D NAND flash for the upcoming iPhone. It is also reported that Apple has turned to Samsung for delivering the required supply of NAND flash before the expected launch date. (Representational Image: iPhone 6s) The upcoming Apple iPhone 8 has been in the news for some time for its rumored delayed launch due to several of its partners delaying their supply of various components for the rumored smartphone. A new report from DigiTimes claims...


FLEXXON GLOBAL LIMITED SSD Power Loss Protection

Introduction Unexpected power loss has been a critical issue in the storage industry, regardless of SSD or HDD, in terms of data loss. In this document we will focus on how FLEXXON combats data loss in SSD. In most SSD devices, DRAM memory is usually used to reduce the performance gap between host interface and NAND flash memory. The SSD device uses a flushing process to store buffer data from DRAM memory into NAND flash memory, completely storing the data sent by host. However, because DRAM...