Semiconductor storage card

Application Number: 00107005
Application Date: 2000.04.24
Publication Number: 1271941
Publication Date: 2000.11.01
Priority Information: 1999/4/23 JP 116428/99; 1999/8/27 JP 241542/99
International: G11C5/00
Applicant(s) Name: Sony Corp.
Inventor(s) Name: Uchiumi Yoshimasa
Patent Agency Code: 11105
Patent Agent: ma ying
Abstract A semiconductor memory card is disclosed which achieves augmentation in design property, promotion of understanding and augmentation in identification facility of the type thereof. A memory card housing is entirely or partially transparent or translucent so that a circuit board, a memory chip and so forth in the inside thereof can be visually observed from the outside therethrough. Or, the card housing is partially opaque or is colored at the transparent or translucent portion thereof. Or else, the card housings of different types of memory cards are formed as different ones of transparent, translucent and opaque housings from each other.