Micron introduces a Managed NAND flash technology for feature-rich mobile handsets and other portable devices. The embedded product line unites Micron’s NAND flash memory with a high-speed multimedia card (MMC) controller. This all-in-one memory and controller package streamlines a manufacturer’s mobile design process and simplifies NAND flash procurement logistics. The flash controller embedded within the low-profile ball grid array (BGA) package handles error correction code (ECC), block erase and defect management functions. The device accommodates data transfer rates of up to 52 megabytes per second.