Roadmap shows 140 layer 3D NAND to become reality by 2021


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Originally published at: https://www.myce.com/news/roadmap-shows-140-layer-3d-nand-to-become-reality-by-2021-84246/

The numbers of layers in 3D NAND flash memory will increase to 140 or more by 2021, according to a road map from Applied Materials that was presented during the International Memory Workshop in Kyoto, Japan. Besides adding more layers, manufacturers also try to make the layers thinner.