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Power Reduction for Column Multiplexed Memory Arrays

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000211209D
Publication Date: 2011-Sep-27

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Abstract

Unnecessary column access is a large source of wasted power in column multiplexed memory arrays. Disclosed is a method for SRAM (static random access memory) organization that can save power in arrays by reducing bitline discharge in unnecessary column accesses.