Don't know much about the NAND FLASH technology; But the first thought that occurs to me is the numbers of write/erase cycles that could be allowed for a NAND FLASH before it loses its capability for reliable operation. Is that number high enough as compared to DDR SDRAM? If FLASH is written/erased so frequently as like SDRAM how long it will last compared to a SDRAM?
Otherwise it will be great to have NV memory in place of the volatile memory...can get rid of batteries/super caps for implementing battery-backed memory.
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