SanDisk Corporationâ€™s iNAND flash memory module has received the EE Times Annual Creativity in Electronics (ACE) Award for the Ultimate Product of the Year in the Processor/Memory category. The award was presented at the recent Embedded Systems Conference Silicon Valley.
The iNAND module by SanDisk is a high-capacity, high-performance single-package flash memory device with a built-in controller. It is being positioned as a substitute for hard drives and other types of embedded memory.
Used for storing music, video, digital still images and other data, the module is designed especially for small portable systems such as mobile phones, digital audio/MP3 players, personal media players and game consoles. Capacities range from 256MB to 8GB.