SanDisk Shows Off Faster iNAND Module
SanDisk today announced a new, faster generation of embedded flash storage modules for Android smartphones and tablets. The iNAND Extreme module is based on the e.MMC 5.0 specification and comes in a 11.5mm by 13mm die. it has its own dual-CPU architecture and supports sequential read/write speeds of 300/80Mbps. It is capable of recording and playing 4K video, as well as powering multiple applications at a time. According to SanDisk, the iNAND Extreme will be available in capacities up to 64GB. The module will be available to manufacturers during the second quarter of the year.