Subject: General Tech | November 1, 2018 - 02:46 PM | Ken Addison
Tagged: Threadripper, ssd, podcast, MyDigitalSSD, BPX Pro, 2970wx, 2920x
PC Perspective Podcast #520 - 11/01/18
Join us this week for discussion on the new Threadripper Processors, BPX Pro SSDs, and more!
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Hosts: Jim Tanous, Jeremy Hellstrom, Josh Walrath, Allyn Malventano, and Ken Addison
Peanut Gallery: Alex Lustenberg
Program length: 1:26:22
Podcast topics of discussion:
Week in Review:
News items of interest:
1:08:45 Vega claims the new MacBook Pro
Picks of the Week:
MyDigitalDiscount doesn't seem to have been satisfied with their performance BPX line or their value SBX line, and have now launched a BPX Pro, which looks to carry the budget pricing of the SBX while offering performance *higher* than the original BPX. How much faster is the BPX Pro than the BPX? That's what this review sets to find out, so let's get to it.
With the label peeled back, we find the Phison E12, coupled to Toshiba BiCS3 TLC NAND. PCBs are single sided up to 480GB. 960GB (and 2TB - not in this review) employ a different PCB with additional DRAM and two more flash packages on the flip side.