woensdag 15 juni 2011

Intel 710 and 720 SSD information

Today a Russian site, Tiscom released information about the newest lines of SSD's of intel to replace the X25-E-Drives. The new 710 and later 720 drives will be a faster and cheaper incomparison with the X25-E line.


The newest SSD series to be released will be the 710 series these SSD's with codename Lyndonville will be in mass produced this juli and will be instores +/- a month later. The new drives will be available in three different capicities 100, 200  and 300GB. The drives will be delivered with a 64MB cache and a sata 300 controller, the new reading speed will be 270MB/S and the writing speed will be 210MB/S.

If you're amazed already, you will be stunned about the new specs of the 720 line which will be released at the end of Q3 or at the beginning of Q4. The cache will be increased from 64 to an amazing 512MB cache and a read/write speed of 2200/1800MB/S. The new drives will be delivered with PCI-E interface and will be available in 200 and 400GB!

It will be a good year for SSD's it seems!

17 opmerkingen:

  1. I like the concept of SSD's. I remember when they came out and they were 2 and 4GB

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  2. I'm running a vertex 2 in my machine right now! i'm eagerly awaiting to upgrade mine. :)

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  3. Hmmm...Maybe I'll wait to get a SSD then! I was planning on getting one when I make my new computer but I'll just use this SATA til it dies.

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  4. want an ssd bad D: hopefully will have enough to get one soon :D

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  5. I was thinking of getting 3 SSD's to run in RAID-5.. Costly though.

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  6. I dont have the money for this but i will deffinetily buy it !

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  7. good to hear that.. I was hoping to get an SSD at the end of the year, since I've heard they can really increase performance.

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  8. That reading speed sounds pretty nice compared to what I have right now.. haha..
    Nice post.

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  9. This is exciting news. Hopefully I can get the $ together.
    +followed

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  10. Great news, just which I had the money that's needed if you want these stuff.

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  11. Wow! I'm looking forward to own one, I guess.

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  12. This is amazing news! thanks for the info, i cant wait til they hit the market. I remember how expensive they were/are lol.

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