Colorado Springs, Colo.Ramtron International Corp. has launched two more devices in a family of new parallel and serial FRAM products that offer higher-speed read/write performance, lower voltage operation, and optional device features.
The newest devices in Ramtron's V-Family of FRAM products are the 512-Kbit FM24V05, and the 1-Mbit FM24V10. The products are 2.0 to 3.6-volt, serial nonvolatile RAMs in 8-pin SOIC packages that use the two-wire (I²C) protocol.
The FM24V05 and FM24V10 feature fast access, NoDelay writes, virtually unlimited read/write cycles, and low power consumption. The devices are drop-in replacement for 512Kbit and 1Mbit serial flash and serial EEPROM memories in industrial controls, metering, medical, military, gaming, and computing applications, among others.
Pricing: Begins at $4.18, and $5.05 for the FM24V10, in quantities of 10K.
Availability: Samples are available now in "Green"/RoHS-compliant, 8-pin SOIC packages.
Datasheets: FM24V05 and FM24V10.
Ramtron International, www.ramtron.com