One in Two Smartphones Sold Globally Sports a TLC NAND Flash Memory Solution


The smartphone has become one of the most important devices in the world today, There is a rising need to incorporate greater storage capacities while simultaneously optimizing a device’s Bill of Materials (BoM) costs to hit key price points. We are seeing significant efforts from the memory suppliers to offer higher capacity and advanced NAND flash memory solutions. This report gives an in-depth view of the need for higher storage densities and why industry is moving to a higher density TLC or 3-bit MLC (three bits per cell or triple-level-cell) memory configuration.

Table of contents:

  • Introduction
  • Key trends driving higher storage capacity demand in smartphones
  • TLC advancements
  • Performance
  • Endurance/ Reliability
  • Examples
  • TLC adoption
  • Conclusion

Number of Pages: 10 (Full report is available for clients at our portal)
Author: Neil (
Published Date: April 2017