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Intel and Micron Unveil New Memory Class That's 1,000 Times Faster Than Current Technology

Tuesday July 28, 2015 3:14 pm PDT by
Intel and Micron today announced 3D Xpoint, a new class of memory that the companies are calling a "major breakthrough in memory process technology." 3D Xpoint (pronounced cross point) is said to be up to 1,000 times faster and more durable than the NAND Flash storage that's currently used in mobile devices and solid state drives. It's the first new memory chip to come to the market in 25 years. ...

Intel's New 3D NAND Technology Allows for Greater Than 10TB Solid-State Drives

Friday March 27, 2015 7:55 am PDT by
Intel and Micron on Thursday announced the availability of new 3D NAND technology that enables high-density flash devices with three times more storage capacity than other NAND technologies in production. 3D NAND technology is also more cost efficient than planar NAND, with faster performance, improved latency and new sleep modes that result in low-power use by cutting power to inactive NAND die. ...