Solid State Drives Guide
Samsung has just announced that it has began mass production of the world's first 3-bit 3D V-NAND flash memory, with new drives sporting this memory expected to be out either later this year or earlier next year.
The latest player to enter the local SSD market is Fujitsu, who has just announced its new Extreme Series SSD, which will be powered by an LSI SandForce controller.
Samsung is putting its new 3D V-NAND to good use and has just announced a new 3.2TB PCIe-based SSD that will offer random read speeds up to a staggering 750k IOPS.
The AMD Radeon R7 and Plextor M6 Pro are two of the latest high-end SSDs to hit the market. We put them through their paces to see if they can challenge other established high-end SSDs, such as the Samsung SSD 840 Pro and OCZ Vector 150.
The Raidon InTank iR2770 is an internal RAID storage module that lets users easily configure two 2.5-inch form factor drives in either RAID 0 or 1. What's more it fits into a single 3.5-inch drive bay.
OCZ has just launched its new ARC 100 SSD, which is powered by its in-house developed Barefoot 3 controller and is targeted at entry-level and budget-conscious users.
AMD has just announced its new mid to high-end Radeon-branded R7 SSDs, which was designed in collaboration with OCZ and Toshiba. What's more, you can expect it to hit local stores soon!
Plextor has just announced that its new high-end SSD, the M6 Pro, will be available in Singapore beginning today with prices starting at $128.
Silicon Motion has just announced its new SM2256 controller, which also happens to be the world's first complete merchant solution for TLC NAND.
HGST has just demonstrated what it calls "the world's fastest SSD" at the Flash Memory Summit using a combination of an ultra low latency interface and faster memory.