Micron patents granted on 21 August 2012

17 US patents granted on 21 August 2012 and assigned to Micron

1 8,250,418 Test mode for parallel load of address dependent data to enable loading of desired data backgrounds
2 8,250,417 Method for detecting flash program failures
3 8,250,328 Apparatus and method for buffered write commands in a memory
4 8,250,314 Method and device for checking sector protection information of a non-volatile memory
5 8,250,312 Configurable multi-port memory devices and methods
6 8,250,294 Block management for mass storage
7 8,250,287 Enhanced throughput for serial flash memory, including streaming mode operations
8 8,250,282 PCM memories for storage bus interfaces
9 8,248,881 Method and apparatus for managing behavior of memory devices
10 8,248,880 Voltage regulators, amplifiers, memory devices and methods
11 8,248,870 Method and apparatus for synchronizing data from memory arrays
12 8,248,868 Asynchronous/synchronous interface
13 8,248,851 System, apparatus, and reading method for NAND memories
14 8,247,907 Methods for forming interconnects in microelectronic workpieces and microelectronic workpieces formed using such methods
15 8,247,871 1T/0C RAM cell with a wrapped-around gate device structure
16 8,247,789 Memory cells and methods of forming memory cells
17 8,247,302 Methods of fabricating substrates