Samsung’s new MMCplus 1GB and 2GB use Samsung’s own 4Gbit SLC (single level cell) chips. Speed:
Who said flash is too slow? Look at the dramatic rate of speed increases over the past few years. Currently, there are more HDD’s selling than GB flash cards but it’s going to be different by next year or 2008. Semico Research says there will be a 750 million unit market for flash cards with at least 1GB size in 2009.
Flash 1x is about 150KB/s (not sure but it must be around 150KB/s.)
CD 1x is 150KB/s.
Blu-ray 1x is 4.5MB/s.
SATA II is 300MB/s.