News tagged ‘ssd’

Tuesday, 10 Apr 2012

Transcend SSD720 Arrives in Singapore

Transcend SSD720 Arrives in Singapore

Driven by a SandForce controller, the SSD720 is built with 24nm toggle-mode MLC NAND flash chips and boasts sequential read/write transfer speeds of up to 560MB/540MBps and 4k random file writes up to 86,000 IOPS.

Thursday, 5 Apr 2012

Intel Launches New SSD 313 Series Built Specifically for Caching

Intel Launches New SSD 313 Series Built Specifically for Caching

Intel has launched its new SSD 313 series of SSDs built with caching in mind. This new series of SSDs have been updated with Intel's newest 25nm SLC NAND flash memory and is meant to replace the current SSD 311 series.

Friday, 24 Feb 2012

Hybrid Drives Likely to Push Ultrabook Prices Down

Hybrid Drives Likely to Push Ultrabook Prices Down

Right now, Ultrabook prices are a little out of reach for some consumers, while others may complain about its small storage space. Both issues are directly associated with the Ultrabook's reliance on SSDs, but hybrid drives might just be the solution that PC manufacturers are looking for.

Wednesday, 22 Feb 2012

Thermaltake Expands Its Max Series with Internal and External Drive Enclosures

Thermaltake Expands Its Max Series with Internal and External Drive Enclosures

Thermaltake launches the Max 5G 2.5-inch External Hard Drive Enclosure and the Max 5 Duo SATA HDD Rack. Their enclosure offerings allow portable storage solutions on-the-go as well as hot swappable drives without the need to reboot or restart the desktop system.

Tuesday, 21 Feb 2012

Mach Xtreme Launches the Improved MX-STARTER PREMIUM Series 2.5-inch SSD

Mach Xtreme Launches the Improved MX-STARTER PREMIUM Series 2.5-inch SSD

The latest addition to the Mach Xtreme lineup of SSDs, it offers users data protection with the enhanced hardware BCH ECC engine and StaticDataRefresh technology support.

Monday, 20 Feb 2012

Verbatim Launches 2.5-inch SATA-III SSDs

Verbatim Launches 2.5-inch SATA-III SSDs

SandForce driven SSDs have been flooding the market lately, and Verbatim extends this trend by launching its own line of 2.5-inch SATA-III SSDs.

Tuesday, 7 Feb 2012

Intel 520 'Cherryville' SSD Series Announced

Intel 520 'Cherryville' SSD Series Announced

Codenamed Cherryville, the Intel SSD 520 Series - Intel's most robust consumer SSD to date - delivers up to 80,000 maximum 4K random write IOPS and up to 50,000 4K random read IOPS, setting new industry performance benchmarks.

Saturday, 7 Jan 2012

OCZ & Marvell to Debut Next Gen PCIe Z-Drive R5 Solid State Solution

OCZ & Marvell to Debut Next Gen PCIe Z-Drive R5 Solid State Solution

Combining high-performance architecture with OCZ managed software, the Z-Drive R5 enables datacenters to rely on a PCIe-based SSD as their primary Tier 0/1 storage solution and a viable end-to-end SAN replacement.

Wednesday, 7 Dec 2011

Strong Tablet and Expected Ultrabook Demand Boost Adata SSD Sales

Strong Tablet and Expected Ultrabook Demand Boost Adata SSD Sales

Taiwanese memory module manufacturer, Adata Technology has reported that rising demand for tablets, and an influx of short lead-time orders from the Ultrabook sector, led to SSD sales staying at high levels. Hopefully, the strong demand reported will lead to lower SSD prices.

Tuesday, 6 Dec 2011

Intel SSD 520 Series Specifications Revealed

Intel SSD 520 Series Specifications Revealed

The specifications and product sheet of the Intel SSD 520 series have been revealed. This new series is marketed as a high-performance lineage and is the successor to the Intel SSD 510 series.

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