Delkin Blog

64GB CompactFlash Memory Card: What You Need to Know

cf_c670series

 

CompactFlash memory cards are among the oldest memory cards on the market. However, the fact that they have been around since 1994 does not make them obsolete. Thanks to ongoing upgrades over the years, CompactFlash cards play as big a role in the embedded flash storage market now as they did when they were first introduced. They are available in a variety of capacities and flash grades, making them a common choice for both consumer and industrial grade devices and applications. A 64GB CompactFlash memory card features all of the benefits of the CompactFlash format in a memory card with 64GB of storage. If you are considering this kind of embedded memory for your device, here is what you need to know.

 

CompactFlash is especially well suited to video and photo applications.

CompactFlash memory cards are frequently used to store high-quality photo and video files. They are the standard storage format used in a wide range of digital cameras, including basic, consumer models and high-end, professional cameras. For industrial use, you can find CompactFlash memory in many devices that require graphics and photos, including gaming systems and security systems. Despite its popularity for photo memory, CompactFlash can also be used as a boot drive or to store other forms of critical data.

 

Industrial 64GB CompactFlash memory cards feature SLC flash memory.

64GB CompactFlash memory cards that are industrial grade are designed with SLC, or single-level cell, flash memory. This is the highest grade of flash memory and is required for most industrial applications. It offers the fastest speeds and highest degree of protection for data. Industrial grade flash memory such as this can also operate in environments with extreme temperatures, shock, and vibration, without any loss of function and without compromising the integrity of the stored data.

 

Some CompactFlash memory cards with more storage have MLC flash memory.

Industrial grade CompactFlash memory cards are available with larger capacities for devices in which more data storage is required. However, for storage capacities larger than 64GB, it may be necessary to choose a CompactFlash memory card with MLC flash memory. MLC stands for multi-level cell and refers to flash memory in which two bits of data are stored per cell. Although MLC is less secure than SLC flash, it is available for industrial applications with added benefits, such as extended temperature ranges.

 

Delkin is pleased to offer 64GB CompactFlash memory cards alongside other CompactFlash options. Contact a team member today to learn more.

 

ORDER DELKIN INDUSTRIAL FLASH STORAGE TODAY through our distribution partner Newark.

 

Contact

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Related Posts

What is a Locked BOM? How Does It Work?

  What is a Locked BOM (Bill of Materials) Once an OEM has qualified a solution,...

Technical Success Stories: SLC SD Card Solution- Terabytes Written & Drive Writes

  “We were told that Terabytes Written (TBW) and Drive Writes Per Day (DWPD) are...

Delkin Devices is Built to Order in the USA

  When it comes to purchasing embedded storage devices, although there are a multitude of...

Temperature Considerations for SSD- Hot Climate
The Importance of SSD Industrial Temperature Considerations

  Industrial applications often face extreme temperature demands, and it’s important to note SSD industrial...

Delkin Devices Industrial USB Flash Drive
The Impressive Architecture of SLC USB Flash Drives

  Today’s SLC USB Flash drives are rugged, durable, and even customizable. Electrical engineers have...

Flash Endurance & SSD Wear Leveling Algorithms

  Although SLC NAND Flash memory provides a high level of performance, it still has...

Technical Success Story: Industrial and Commercial Flash Storage

  Commercial flash storage products are extremely common and widely available. For this reason, some...

Industrial Flash Storage Customization

  Flash memory cards are used in countless industrial, commercial, and consumer applications. There are...

SD, D300 Series, 16GB SLC Industrial
Technical Success Stories: SLC SD Card- Finding the Right Solution

  As flash technology evolves, it is becoming increasingly challenging to compare memory devices. At...

Concept of Communication Network Applications in City
eMMC in Networking and Communication Applications

What Is Industrial eMMC or Embedded Multimedia Device? eMMC or embedded Multimedia is small yet...