Problem with Hynix HY27UF081G2A 1Gb NAND flash?

Ricard Wanderlof ricard.wanderlof at
Mon Sep 22 05:58:26 EDT 2008

On Mon, 22 Sep 2008, Ricard Wanderlof wrote:

> On Fri, 19 Sep 2008, Enrico Scholz wrote:
>> Some Hynix NAND chips seem to have problems with bus arbitration;
>> e.g. they continue to shift out data when chipselect is
>> deasserted during a operation (e.g. because ethernet controller
>> was accessed in this time).  We saw this with HY27UG088G5M on
>> PXA320 and read-page operations.
> Interesting. We don't have any other devices on the bus that the NAND 
> chip is connected to however.

Sorry, I was wrong, we do share the bus with the RAM (mixed up two designs 
here). Did you only see the problem with page read operations, or was it a 
general problem. We don't even seem to get by the ID read stage.

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