Friday, 3 Jul 2015
Reports from Korea say that Samsung has just clinched a mega deal to supply 20 million SSDs to major manufacturers like Apple and Microsoft.
Thursday, 2 Jul 2015
Good news, the latest version of Mac OS X 10.10.4 now supports TRIM for third-party SSDs, which could potentially help improve performance in the long run.
Wednesday, 1 Jul 2015
ADATA has launched the Premier SP600NS34 M.2 2242 SSD, with power-saving features that make it suitable for use in compact ultrabooks. The new drive will still use the SATA 6Gbps interface.
Thursday, 4 Jun 2015
Crucial has announced new high-density Ballistix DDR4 16GB modules for gamers and professional content creators. It's also updated its Storage Executive SSD Toolbox, introducing a new intelligent caching feature called Momentum Cache.
Micron has announced new 16nm triple-level-cell NAND at Computex 2015, targeted at providing cost-effective and reliable flash for consumer applications.
Wednesday, 3 Jun 2015
The interface on NVMe-based 2.5-inch SSDs shall henceforth be known as U.2 from today. If you still haven't found what you're looking for in SSDs, U.2 will be the answer in terms of efficiency and performance.
Friday, 29 May 2015
SanDisk has announced its Z400s SSDs, a low-cost series of drives targeted at PC OEMs and embedded systems designers. The new drives will be available in a variety of form factors and capacities.
Friday, 22 May 2015
OCZ has just announced its new NVMe compliant Z-Drive 6000 PCIe SSD. Available in various capacity points, endurance ratings and for different workloads, these drives are targeted squarely at enterprise applications.
Friday, 15 May 2015
A senior researcher at Seagate has just published a paper that says that heat can significantly reduce the "shelf life" of data stored on SSDs.
Friday, 24 Apr 2015
Patriot has completed its SSD line-up with the M.2 version of its Ignite series SSDs. The company now offers the full range of SSDs in the 2.5-inch, M.2 and mSATA form factors.