如何在您的产品使用SD规格?

如果您的公司正在规划使用SD规格来生产SD记忆卡或制造主机等,或是处于在研究开发阶段中需要用SD规格等各种情况,各自不同的办理手续说明如下。

记忆卡的规划和生产

使用SD规格来企划与制造(包括委外制作)SD记忆卡(快闪记忆卡、ROM卡、SDIO复合卡、mini SD卡、micro SD卡等)时的手续如下。

  1. 与SD协会签订SDAMA(SDA会员同意书)成为会员
  2. 与SD协会签订SDALA(SDA授权同意书)
  3. 通过邮件方式(支持语言:英语)联系SD-3C LLC,并与SD-3C LLC签订CLA(记忆卡授权同意书)
    电子邮件地址:admin@sd-3c.com
  4. 通过邮件方式(支持语言:英语)或者通过网站联系4C Entity, LLC,并与其签订CPRM许可证(可记录式媒体内容保护)使用授权书
    电子邮件地址:info@lmicp.com   网站:www.4centity.com

主机与周边产品的规划和生产

若您的公司正在规划生产SD规格的主机(手机、相机、电脑等)或周边产品(电源器、SDIO卡等),您的公司将会需要以下手续:

  1. 与SD协会签订SDAMA(SDA会员同意书),成为会员
  2. 与SD协会签订SDALA(SDA授权同意书)
  3. 通过邮件方式(支持语言:英语)联系SD-3C LLC,并与SD-3C LLC签订HALA(主机与周边产品授权同意书)
    电子邮件地址:admin@sd-3c.com

在研究开发阶段中的使用

若您的公司尚未加入SD协会,但欲在产品研究开发阶段使用SD规格时,请透过以下的手续,即可以非会员的身分,取得1年期间的使用授权。

  1. 与SD协会签订NDA(保密协议书)
  2. 向SD协会支付1,000美元

如果您的公司在NDA(保密协议书)生效日起90天内获得了SD协会的会员资格,1,000美元将转作为您的会员费用之一部份。

*The Card License Agreement (CLA) and SD Host and Ancillary Product License Agreement (HALA) are provided for the convenience of the licensed party (licensee). None of the provisions of these License Agreements shall be construed as denying the possibility of the acquisition of necessary intellectual property through individual license agreements with the owners of basic patents and their related trademark rights, copyrights, and design patents.

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Each company considering executing any license has the obligation to understand and interpret license agreements themselves and should seek the advice of their own legal counsel as necessary. Furthermore, any information provided by the SD Association is provided merely as reference and should not be regarded as authoritative. You are solely responsible for determining the need for, and applicability of, various SD technology licenses to your particular situation, determining the scope and validity of the rights being licensed, and the negotiation of any license agreements with such third parties.
The SD Association is not responsible for administering or negotiating the terms of licenses with third-parties (including without limitation the SD-3C LLC or the 4C Entity, LLC) or identifying license rights for particular product implementations. Please see the License Assurance and Disclosure statements filled by third-parties with the SD Association regarding approved third-party intellectual property applicable to SD Specifications. The implementer is solely responsible for identifying, evaluating, negotiating and acquiring licenses to third party intellectual property required for product implementations.