Samsung Reveals 64GB Storage Module for Phones
Samsung today introduced a new embedded storage chip for smartphones and tablets. The 64GB eMMC Pro Class 2000 multimedia card uses Samsung's 10 nanometer process. Samsung says the new chip is a significant improvement over its predecessor in a number of ways. It has read and write speeds of 260Mbps and 50Mbps, respectively, giving it a 30% performance boost compared to the previous generation. The card measures 11.5mm by 13mm, which is 20% smaller than the previous generation. Last, Samsung is able to manufacture the memory card at a 30% lower cost. Samsung says the memory card is ideal for slim devices that need to save space internally. The chip went into production in October.
Cheaper. Smaller. Faster. No excuse for not including more memory in new phones!
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