Among the best performance, we've seen out of a SATA SSD.
Very competitive introductory cost (for an Intel SSD).
All capacities not yet available.
Pricing and Warranty (...
These are the Mixed Burst results introduced in the Samsung 850 EVO 4TB Review. Some tweaks have been made, namely, QD reduced to a more realistic value of 2. Read bursts have been increased to 400MB each. 'Download' speed remains unchanged.
Just as we did on the last page, I'll start us off with Sequentials:
I've included mostly SATA parts but also tossed in an Intel 600p as well as a 960 EVO for...
Preamble: I’ve been analyzing the effects of how full an SSD is on its performance. I’ve found that most SSDs perform greater when empty (FOB) as they do when half or nearly filled to capacity. Most people actually put stuff on their SSD. To...
First a look at the front and rear:
Now let's crack this one open to find...
Well, there's not much in...
Today Intel is launching a new line of client SSDs - the SSD 545S Series. These are simple, 2.5" SATA parts that aim to offer good performance at an economical price point. Low-cost SSDs is not typically Intel's strong...
I’ve seen a bit of flawed logic floating around related to discussions about 3D XPoint technology. Some are directly comparing the cost per die to NAND flash (you can’t - 3D XPoint likely has fewer fab steps than NAND - especially when...