Use this table to work out which product to use for your application. Click the header links for full details of each system.

  SafeFLASH   TINY  
Code Size 17 – 20 KB 8.2 KB
RAM Varies1 < 256 bytes
Fail-safety Y Y
Long Filename Support Y Y
Multiple Open Files Y Y
Multiple Open File Users Y N
Multiple Volumes Y N
Media Error Handling Y N
Test Suite Y Y
Relative Performance High Medium
Cache Option Y N
Zero Copy Y Y
Re-entrant Y Y
CAPI Support Y N
Secure Delete Option Y (for NOR) N


  • RAM usage depends on the configuration and flash type. HCC provides a tool for calculating this number.