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NAND Price Hike Possible

According to a number of industry insiders, the possibility of NAND prices increasing is very real. The leading flash memory-producing companies are thinking of hiking prices because of the strong demand for flash memory technology. In light of the increased … Continue reading

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Oversupply of NAND Flash Memory Means Cuts for Toshiba Production

In light of the current oversupply of NAND flash memory products in the market, Toshiba has announced that it will decrease its flash memory production by 30%. The company’s Yokkaichi Operation plant in Japan’s Mie Prefecture has already implemented this … Continue reading

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SanDisk, Toshiba On Mission To Create 19nm NAND Flash

Japanese companies SanDisk and Toshiba are not giving up without a fight. A week after their competitors Intel and Micron collaborated to produce a 20nm NAND flash, the two computer technology leaders have recently combined powers to attempt a one-up.  … Continue reading

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Japan’s Earthquake Disaster: The Effect on NAND Flash

Measuring at 8.9 on the Richter scale, the March 11th earthquake off the coast of northeast Japan has thrust the Asian nation into immeasurable humanitarian and energy crises.  While the thousand of lives that were lost and the millions displaced … Continue reading

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NAND Flash and DRAM Chip Prices Fall: How Consumers May Benefit

The prices of flash memory and DRAM chips have taken quite a plunge this year and the coming months should maintain lower prices, according to the DRAMeXchange.  This kind of market trend is likely to benefit consumers, especially in the … Continue reading

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