Serial flash enhances advanced storage solutions

07-05-2024 | WIN SOURCE | Industrial

The S25FL256SAGNFI000 is a high-performance, high-capacity NOR flash memory series from Cypress, now part of Infineon. Available now from WIN SOURCE, the series uses advanced 65nm process technology. It provides up to 256Mb of storage capacity and supports high-speed read and write operations within a single clock cycle, greatly enhancing data transfer efficiency.

The flash memory offers several impressive features, including support for the SPI serial interface and expandable Quad SPI, providing a four-line parallel data transmission mode, greatly boosting read performance. It operates within a voltage range of 2.7V to 3.6V and supports temperature ranges from -40C to 85C, making it suited to various harsh environments.

Features of this flash memory include security functions, including a separate 256-bit protection area for storing secure codes, and flexible erase capabilities, supporting 64KB block erase and 256KB block erase, which aids easier application development. With its highly compatible instruction set and streamlined interface, the series ensures good compatibility with various microcontrollers and processors.

Another standout feature of the series is its low power consumption. It consumes only 10µA of current in standby mode, making it highly suited to battery-powered and portable devices. Its high-speed performance and low energy consumption make this flash memory ideal for a wide range of applications, from portable consumer electronics to complex automotive applications.

The series is particularly suited for applications needing high-speed, high-reliability storage solutions, including advanced multimedia processing, industrial control systems, and other scenarios that require rapid data access and long-term data retention.


By Seb Springall

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