Samsung Develops Flash-Based Hard Drive
Samsung has developed a solid-state hard disk based on flash memory.Samsung Electronics Co. said Monday that it had developed a solid-state hard disk based on flash memory.
Samsungs PC drive is the first of its kind to be manufactured using flash memory, although similar flash disks have been designed in other form factors. Drives using conventional volatile RAM by Texas Memory Systems, among others. Such drives must be continually powered to maintain their data, however.