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Controller IC business hurting, as Samsung sells completed MMC micro cards

Taiwan IC design houses are being hit by Samsung Electronics' selling of completed MMC micro cards directly to clients, which do not have to procure their own components, including controller ICs, according to industry sources.

Memory card makers said it is cheaper to buy NAND flash-based MMC micro cards from Samsung than to source the components separately.

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