Samsung has announced the latest version of its Universal Flash Storage (UFS) solution, and version 4.0 will begin mass production in the third quarter of this year. UFS 4.0 will provide a significant increase in speed and efficiency for mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets. The debut of the UFS 4.0 storage solution could be seen on the latest versions of new sophisticated ones from Sammy, such as the Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Galaxy Z Flip 4. If not, UFS 4.0 is likely to be the first appearance in the flagship 2023 Galaxy S23 series .
[img center inline []: “Samsung tweets that the bandwidth increase found in UFS 4.0 is twice the amount of its UFS 3.1 storage system.”]
Samsung adds that thanks to improved energy efficiency, phones that use UFS 4.0 can last longer while getting higher read and write speeds. According to the Korean manufacturer, UFS 4.0 generates a 46% improvement over UFS 3.x. And UFS 4.0 will be available with up to 1 TB capacity.
UFS 4.0 will come in a compact package with a maximum size of 11mm x 13mm x 1mm.