Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc., a committed technology leader, announces the availability of the new Trion 150 SSD series, an affordable performance upgrade for mainstream notebooks and desktops. Built with the Toshiba’s 15 nm Triple-Level Cell (TLC) NAND flash technology from Toshiba, the Trion 150 series continues to deliver the superior balance of reliability, endurance and value of its predecessor, Trion 100, with increased real world performance.
OWC today announced the all-new Mercury Electra MAX 6G 2.0TB SSD, the highest capacity 2.5″ solid state drive ever offered by OWC. Shipping this January, the Electra MAX 6G is a high-performance 6.0Gb/s solid-state drive that combines extraordinary capacity with the award-winning performance and reliability of the OWC Mercury SSD lineup.
We are back from CES 2016! In this episode of our weekly tech podcast we wrap up some news from CES, talk about episode 4 of our Water Cooling 101 series, some new very high capacity hard drives and solid state drives that were announced & more!
Just yesterday we were talking about a 10TB hard drive from Seagate, well another drive has beat that capacity, and even better it is a solid state drive! The drive is the Fixstars SSD-13000M solid state drive with sequential read and write speeds of 580MB/s and 520MB/s respectively.
Many of us have small form drives that we would like to access outside of our desktops or laptops. Or perhaps you have a particular SSD that you really like that you would like to use as an external drive. These situations are typical of when you could really use an external drive enclosure in particular the Gauntlet 4.
Traditionally Plextor hasn’t messed around with TLC nand in today that has changed. Due to some clever firmware Plextor has managed to squeese SLC like performance out of TLC nand and has dropped the brand new M7V SSDs on the market.
This year at CES OCZ was showing off their newly announced RevoDrive 400 NVMe PCI-Express solid state drive. Since OCZ is a Toshiba-owned company they are taking advantage of Toshiba’s NVMe controller technology with the new RevoDrive 400.
You may or may not have heard of Plextor if you’ve not they are definitely check them out as they make some extremely nice memory products. Mostly you will find a wide array of really fast SSD products. A lot of this is due to Plextor’s really efficient software that actually does a great job of increasing your read/writes. New for CES they debuted their upcoming PCIe NVMe SSD, the PX-M8Pe8.