Toshiba Launches e・MMC NAND Flash Memory for Automotive Applications

Leading-edge process technology supports data storage and computational demands of increasingly complex automotive infotainment applications

TOKYO — (BUSINESS WIRE) — January 5, 2016Toshiba Corporation’s (TOKYO:6502) Semiconductor & Storage Products Company today announced the launch of 15nm e・MMC TM [1] NAND flash memories for automotive applications. Toshiba’s automotive e・MMC features a wide operating temperature range of -40oC to 85oC, the smallest class chip size available for automotive [2], an 11.5x13mm JEDEC standard package, and high reliability. Sample shipments start from today.

This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20160105006940/en/

Toshiba: e-MMC(TM) NAND Flash Memory for Automotive Applications (Photo: Business Wire)

Toshiba: e-MMC(TM) NAND Flash Memory for Automotive Applications (Photo: Business Wire)

Toshiba's new line-up of single-package embedded NAND flash memories is suited to the demanding requirements of the automotive infotainment market, and includes densities from 8 gigabyte[3] (GB) to 64GB. Each device integrates a controller to manage basic control functions for NAND applications.

According to industry analyst firm Gartner, the majority of vehicles will be connected to the Internet in just five years, with 60 percent to 75 percent of them being capable of consuming, creating and sharing Web-based data[4]. From maps and weather conditions to voice recognition, entertainment, driver assist features and more - cars are quickly becoming much more than just modes of transportation. Accelerated processing power and increased data storage capacity are crucial to enabling all of this connectivity, and Toshiba’s e・MMC NAND flash memory has emerged as the data storage technology of choice for automotive applications.

Toshiba’s 15nm chips used for e・MMC are among the world's smallest. Fully compliant with the latest JEDEC e・MMC standard, the chips are designed for application in a wide range of digital products, including automotive infotainment and industrial applications. Toshiba’s 15nm e・MMC offers fast read/write performance due to improvements in basic chip performance and controller optimization.

Key features include:
• Extended temperature range: -40oC to 85oC
• Low failure rate to support higher quality demands for automotive applications
• Meets AEC-Q100 specifications
• Adheres to PPAP requirements
• Extended support

 

Outline of the New Products

Part Number   Density   Operating Temperature Range   Package Size   Mass Production
THGBMHG6C1LBAAL 8GB -40oC to 85oC 11.5x13x0.8mm 2Q(Apr.-Jun.) 2016
THGBMHG7C2LBAAR 16GB -40 o C to 85 o C 11.5x13x1.0mm 2Q(Apr.-Jun.) 2016
THGBMHG8C4LBAAR 32GB -40 o C to 85 o C 11.5x13x1.0mm 2Q(Apr.-Jun.) 2016
THGBMHG9C8LBAAG   64GB   -40 o C to 85 o C   11.5x13x1.2mm   2Q(Apr.-Jun.) 2016
 
Notes
[1]  

e ・MMC is a product category for a class of embedded memory products built to the JEDEC e ・MMC Standard specification and is a trademark of the JEDEC Solid State Technology Association.

[2] As of January 6, 2016. Toshiba survey.
[3] Product density is identified based on the density of memory chip(s) within the Product, not the amount of memory capacity available for data storage by the end user. Consumer-usable capacity will be less due to overhead data areas, formatting, bad blocks, and other constraints, and may also vary based on the host device and application. For details, please refer to applicable product specifications.
[4] From Gartner report: “Predicts 2015: Internet of Things”
 
*Maximum read and write speed may vary depending on the host device, read and write conditions, and file size.
*For purposes of measuring read and write speed in this context, 1 megabyte or MB = 1,000,000 bytes.
 

1 | 2  Next Page »



Review Article Be the first to review this article
 True Circuits: IOT PLL


Featured Video
Jobs
Applications Engineer for intersil at Palm Bay, FL
Senior Formal FAE Location OPEN for EDA Careers at San Jose or Anywhere, CA
Senior Electrical Engineer for Allen & Shariff Corporation at Pittsburgh, PA
ASIC Hardware Engineer for BAE Systems Intelligence & Security at Arlington, VA
Principle Electronic Design Engr for Cypress Semiconductor at San Jose, CA
Upcoming Events
IPC APEX EXPO 2018 at San Diego Convention Center San Diego CA - Feb 24 - 1, 2018
DVCon US 2018 at Double Tree Hotel San Jose CA - Feb 26 - 1, 2018
5th EAI International Conference on Big data and Cloud Computing Challenges at Vandalur, Kelambakkam high road chennai Tamil Nadu India - Mar 8 - 9, 2018
DownStream: Solutions for Post Processing PCB Designs
TrueCircuits: IoTPLL



Internet Business Systems © 2018 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes GISCafe - Geographical Information Services  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise