09177611 cites 46 patents.
An apparatus includes a first semiconductor device including a three-dimensional (3D) memory. The 3D memory includes multiple memory cells arranged in multiple physical levels above a substrate. The 3D memory further includes circuitry associated with operation of the multiple memory cells. The apparatus includes a second semiconductor device coupled to the first semiconductor device. The second semiconductor device includes a charge pump, and the 3D memory does not include a charge pump.