Cactus Technologies, Ltd. Launches 220 Series Industrial MLC Compact Flash

Cactus Technologies Limited today announced the launch of the new 220 Series Industrial MLC Compact Flash product. This product meets the industry standard CF type I form factor as defined by the Compact Flash Association and is offered in capacities from 4GB through 128GB.

This reliable MLC NAND Compact Flash card has Fixed BOM Control, High Performance, Rugged Construction and advanced Wear Leveling and Defect Management. It supports TrueIDE Mode; ATA PIO Mode 0-6; Multiword DMA Mode 0-4 and UDMA Mode 0-6.

Sai-Ying Ng, President of Cactus Technologies Ltd. said, “The new 220 Industrial MLC CF from Cactus is a high performance flash storage device and perfect for embedded solid state storage applications which do not require the specifications of our leading Industrial Grade flash storage products.”

The Cactus Technologies 220 Industrial MLC Compact Flash offers the following features:

  • Industry Standard Compact Flash type I form factor
  • 4GB to 128GB Capacities
  • Fixed Bill-Of-Material Control
  • 100K Endurance Cycles per block
  • Altitude spec of 100,000 feet
  • Advanced ECC and Defect Management
  • 200K Hour Mean Time Between Failure
  • 3000G Shock; 30G Vibration
  • Based on MLC (Multi Level Cell) NAND Memory

Joseph Chang, Vice President of Engineering, said, "OEMs with light read applications may not require the high endurance or superior specifications of our Industrial Grade offering. In these cases, the 220 Series MLC CF card will meet the requirements for their application at a fraction of the cost.”