"You may be asking yourself why shrink the die if you can't
increase the capacity? It's all about yield. With the reduced width of
this new die, IMFT can net a 50% gain in GB capacity per wafer. This
translated to an even further reduction in flash memory costs, and
will translate to even further reductions in the cost of SSD's, which
is good news."
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