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Benefits of NVSRAM over BBSRAM

Last Updated: January 18, 2016

What are the benefits of NVSRAM over BBSRAM ?


Benefits of NVSRAM over BBSRAM are as

  • NVSRAMs have 20 years of data retention whereas certain BBSRAMs can have retention times of upto 5 years
  • They do not contain batteries to fail hence 100% RoHS compliant
  • No battery disposal hazard meaning greener solution
  • There is no data loss from electrical noise or undershoot
  • They provide faster Read/Write capability
  • No socketing or ?snap on? assembly steps
  • NVSRAM package solders directly onto PC board. They use standard SMD soldering techniques and do not require additional manufacturing steps

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