Category: SSD

KIOXIA BG5 SSD LINEUP

KIOXIA BG5

Kioxia has introduced their new BG5 M.2 NVMe M.2 2230 SSD lineup. The KIOXIA BG5 Series is available in capacities of 256, 512 and 1024 gigabytes (GB). As a virtual multi-LUN (VML)-enabled client SSD, the KIOXIA BG5 Series unlocks back-end flash performance while maintaining affordability, making it an especially attractive option for a wide range …

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KINGSTON KC3000 SSD LINEUP

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Kingston KC3000 PCIe 4.0 NVMe M.2 SSD delivers next-level performance using the latest Gen 4×4 NVMe controller and 3D TLC NAND. Upgrade the storage and reliability of your system to keep up with demanding workloads and experience better performance with software applications such as 3D rendering and 4K+ content creation. With formidable speeds up to …

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WD SN700 RED SSD LINEUP

WD has launched a new CN700 Red SSD for NAS users. Unlike most SSD products the SN700 is designed for high endurance. The SSD is available from the WD store and it should be more widely available at various retailers soon. Tackle extreme workloads in high-intensity NAS environments with the fast-caching WD Red SN700 NVMe™ SSD. …

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SABRENT PLOTRIPPER SSD

Sabrent has surfaced with a SSD targetting Chia miners. The PlotRipper and PlotRipper Pro are high endurance SSD that the company hopes will appeal to the miners. Earlier reports of SSD products failing after 40 days put a bad taste in mouth of Chia enthusiasts and they flocked to server class disks. Helium hard disks …

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INTEL 670P SSD LINEUP

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The Intel 670p lineup is replacing the previous 665p SSD lineup. Intel has continued to offer QLC NAND in the market at aggressive prices. PCIe 3.0×4, NVMe 80mm (single-sided) 2280-S3-M 512GB, 1TB, 2TB 144-layer, Intel 3D NAND Active: 80mW, Idle: 25mW 0 °C to 70 °C operating temperature 5 year warranty Intel QLC technology and …

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DO HARD DISKS AND SSD CONVERGE?

Everyone knows that prices per MB/GB/TB/EB of hard disks and SSD have fallen substantially over time. The data can be explained as exponential decay. With two curved however it gets slightly more advanced and a jump to honors math is needed. No problem! SSD prices are falling at about 45% annually. Hard disks have also …

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SSD AND SMART WARNINGS

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SMART was originally developed for hard disks using the IDENT command. IDENT provides operating hours, sector count and spare sector use among many other fields. IDENT is a 512 byte block patterned over the original sector size of hard disks long ago. Fields vary with some larger ones for product name and serial numbers. Many …

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SAMSUNG 870 EVO SSD

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Samsung has introduced their new 870 EVO SSD lineup. Samsung said they should be available in the coming months. The 870 EVO SSD easily saturate the SATA interface. Samsung offers 5 years or TBW warranty on the 870 EVO SSD. MODEL CAPACITY MSRP TBW MZ-77E250 250GB $39.99 150TBW MZ-77E500 500GB $69.99 300TBW MZ-77E1T0 1TB $129.99 …

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INTEL 670P SSD LINEUP

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Intel in a corporate slideshow mentioned the new 670p SSD which will be another QLC product. Most of the focus was with server oriented hardware. Intel has been developing the 144-layer QLC design which will also have additional SLC cache. The need for RAM is necessary primarily for storing the allocation table and a transfer …

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CHINESE SSD PRODUCTS

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So far the studio has accumulated several brands in the collection of M.2 and SATA SSD products from China manufacturers and resellers. Dogfish, GoldenFir, KingDian, Kingchuxing, Kunup, Orico, TC-SunBow, Vasekey, WeiJinTo and Zheino are some other known brands. Once more SSD products are procured a table of relative performance for the low end of the market …

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