Saturday, October 22, 2016
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Internet Disruptions Were Caused By Attacked Connected Devices
TSMC, GlobalFoundries/Samsung To Present Their 7nm Platforms At IEDM
Hon Hai Gains Apple Mac Orders From Quanta
AT&T In Advanced Talks With Time Warner On Merger
LG's Next Flagship G6 Smartphone Won't be Modular
Samsung to Exchange Galaxy Note 7 with New Galaxy S8
Qualcomm Said to Be Near A Deal With NXP
AMD Revenue Forecast Falls Short of Estimates
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > PC Parts > Toshiba...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, December 18, 2008
Toshiba Launches 512GB Solid State Drive and Next-Generation SSD family using 43nm MLC NAND

Toshiba today announced the expansion of their line up of NAND-flash-based solid state drives (SSD) with the industry's first 2.5-inch 512GB SSD and a broad family of fast read/write SSDs based on 43 nanometer Multi-Level Cell NAND.

The new drives provide a high level of performance and endurance for use in notebook computers, gaming and home entertainment systems, and will be showcased at International CES 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada from January 8 to 11, 2009.

In addition to the 2.5-inch, 512GB drive, the 43nm NAND SSD family also includes capacities of 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB, offered in 1.8-inch or 2.5-inch drive enclosures or as SSD Flash Modules. Samples of the new drives will be available in first quarter (January to March) 2009, with mass production in the second quarter (April to June) 2009.

Toshiba's second-generation SSDs bring increased capacity and performance for notebook computers, utilizing an advanced MLC controller which is also compatible with further advanced process, that achieves higher read/write speeds and parallel data transfers. The drives enable improved system responsiveness with a maximum sequential read speed of 240MB per second (MBps) and maximum sequential write speed of 200MBps, enabling an improvement in overall computing experience, and faster boot and application loading times. The drives also offer AES data encryption to prevent unauthorized data access.

"The solid state drive market is evolving rapidly, with higher performance drives to meet market requirements, and differentiated product families targeted for appropriate applications,? said Mr. Kiyoshi Kobayashi, Vice President of Toshiba Corporation's Semiconductor Company. "This new 43nm SSD family balances value/performance characteristics for its targeted consumer applications, through use of MLC NAND and an advanced controller architecture."

Toshiba and many market analysts expect SSDs to begin to gain significant traction in the market in 2009, growing to approximately 10% of the notebook market by 2010, and 25% of the notebook market by 2012. Toshiba expects the value/performance of its MLC NAND-based SSD line-up to help speed the acceptance of solid state storage.

Philips Reaches Consensus with Ritek and CMC        All News        Nvidia Brings 9400M Chip to Netbooks, Targets Intel
NEC, Toshiba Develop Cost-effective 32nm CMOS Platform Technology     PC Parts News      Nvidia Brings 9400M Chip to Netbooks, Targets Intel

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Quick Benchmarks With The Samsung NVMe M.2 960 PRO SSD
BIOSTAR Expands Storage Line-up with S100 Series SSDs
Investors Sue Toshiba Over Accounting Scandal
Toshiba Starts Testing System For Future Self-driving Cars
Western Digital Introduces WD Blue And WD Green SSDs
Toshiba, Tohoku Electric and Iwatani Start Study of World?s Largest Hydrogen Energy System
Toshiba Introduces the Value-oriented OCZ TL100 SATA SSD Series
Samsung Releases Highest Performing 960 PRO and EVO Solid State Drives
Toshiba Expands 24nm SLC Flash Family with 16Gb Offering
Toshiba Introduces the OCZ VX500 SATA SSD Series
Samsung Maintains A Dominant Position In The SSD Market
Kingston Releases New Entry-level DC400 Data Center SSD

Most Popular News
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .