Washington, D. C. 20549

                                  SCHEDULE 13G

                  Under the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934

                                  Spansion Inc.
                                (Name of Issuer)

                                  Common Stock
                         (Title of Class of Securities)

                                 (CUSIP Number)

                                October 31, 2007
             (Date of Event Which Requires Filing of this Statement)

Check the appropriate box to designate the rule pursuant to which this Schedule
is filed:

           This Schedule is filed pursuant to Rule 13d-1(b)

The information required in the remainder of this cover page (except any items
to which the form provides a cross-reference) shall not be deemed to be "filed"
for the purpose of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 ("Act") or
otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section of the Act but shall be
subject to all other provisions of the Act.


CUSIP NO.   84649R101

1)     Name of Reporting Person                 Ameriprise Financial, Inc.

       S.S. or I.R.S. Identification            IRS No. 13-3180631
       No. of Above Person


2)     Check the Appropriate Box                (a)
       if a Member of a Group                   (b) X*

*This filing describes the reporting person's relationship with other persons,
but the reporting person does not affirm the existence of a group.


3)     SEC Use Only


4)     Citizenship or Place of Organization           Delaware


       (5) Sole Voting Power                                    -0-
       (6) Shared Voting Power                                  -0-
       (7) Sole Dispositive Power                               -0-
       (8) Shared Dispositive Power                             13,837,402

9)     Aggregate Amount Beneficially
       Owned by Each Reporting Person                 13,837,402


10)    Check if the Aggregate Amount in
       Row (9) Excludes Certain Shares                Not Applicable


11)    Percent of Class Represented by
       Amount In Row (9)                              10.24%


12)    Type of Reporting Person                       CO


1(a)   Name of Issuer:                           Spansion Inc.

1(b)   Address of Issuer's Principal             915 Deguigne Drive
       Executive Offices:                        Sunnyvale, CA 94088

2(a)   Name of Person Filing:                    Ameriprise Financial, Inc.

2(b)   Address of Principal Business Office:
                                                 Ameriprise Financial, Inc.
                                                 145 Ameriprise Financial Center
                                                 Minneapolis, MN  55474

2(c)   Citizenship:                              Delaware

2(d)   Title of Class of Securities:             Common Stock

2(e)   Cusip Number:                             84649R101

3      Information if statement is filed pursuant to Rules 13d-1(b) or 13d-2(b):
          This Statement is filed pursuant to Rule 13d-19b) or 13d-2(b) and the
          person filing, Ameriprise Financial, Inc., is a parent holding company
          in accordance with Rule 13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(G). (Note: See Item 7)

4(a)   Amount Beneficially Owned as of October 31, 2007: 13,837,402 shares may
       be deemed beneficially owned by the reporting person within the meaning
       of Rule 13d-3 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. The reporting
       person, and each of its subsidiaries identified on the attached Exhibit
       I, disclaims beneficial ownership of any shares reported on this

4(b)   Percent of Class:  10.24%

4(c)   Number of Shares as to which such person has:
       (i)    Sole power to vote or to direct the vote:  0
       (ii)   Shared power to vote or direct the vote:   0
       (iii)  Sole power to dispose or to direct the disposition of:  0
       (iv)   Shared power to dispose or to direct the disposition of 13,837,402

5      Ownership of 5% or Less of a Class: Not Applicable
       If this statement is being filed to report the fact as of the date hereof
       the reporting person has ceased to be the beneficial owner of more than
       five percent of the class of securities, check the following ().

6      Ownership of more than 5% on Behalf of Another Person: Not Applicable

7      Identification and Classification of the Subsidiary Which Acquired the
          Security Being Reported on by the Parent Holding Company:

                                        See Exhibit I

8      Identification and Classification of Members of the Group:

                                        Not Applicable

9      Notice of Dissolution of Group:

                                        Not Applicable

10     Certification:

             By signing below I certify that, to the best of my knowledge and
         belief, the securities referred to above were acquired in the ordinary
         course of business and were not acquired for the purpose of and do not
         have the effect of changing or influencing the control of the issuer of
         such securities and were not acquired in connection with or as a
         participant in any transaction having such purposes or effect.

             After reasonable inquiry and to the best of my knowledge and
         belief, I certify that the information set forth in this statement is
         true, complete and correct.

                                             Ameriprise Financial, Inc.

Dated: October 31, 2007                         By

                                              Wade M Voigt
                                              Director -- Fund Administration

                                              Telephone:  (612) 671-5682

                                  Exhibit Index

Exhibit       I Identification and Classification of the Subsidiary which
              Acquired the Security Being Reported on by the Parent Holding

                                    Exhibit I


                                  Schedule 13G

Ameriprise Financial, Inc., a Delaware Corporation, is a parent holding company.
The classification and identity of the relevant subsidiaries is as follows:

Bank -- Ameriprise Trust Company, a trust company organized under the laws of
the State of Minnesota

Investment Company -- RiverSource Funds, comprised of investment companies
registered under section 8 of the Investment Company Act of 1940

Investment Adviser -- RiverSource Investments, LLC, an investment adviser
registered under section 203 of the Investment Advisers Act of 1940.