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Patriot Memory Intros Pyro Series SATA 6 Gbps SSDs

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  1. btarunr

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    Patriot Memory announced its latest high-performance solid state drive for the client platform, the Patriot Pyro. The new SSD comes in the 2.5-inch SATA form-factor, uses SATA 6 Gbps interface, and is driven by SandForce SF-2281 controller. It will be availabile in capacities of 60 GB, 120 GB, and 240 GB. The 120 and 240 GB variants will offer transfer-rates of up to 550 MB/s read, 520 MB/s write; while the 60 GB variant gives 515 MB/s read, 490 MB/s write. Similarly, the 120 and 240 GB variants offer 85,000 IOPS 4K random write performance, while the 60 GB one offers 80,000 IOPS. Backed by three-year warranties, all three variants will release in markets soon. Pricing is not known.

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    I wonder how is this different to Wildfire.
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    One is 3Gbps and the other is 6Gbps

    Pyro is a product made in Taiwan
    Wildfire is a product made in the USA

    Based on the images
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    My mind couldn't comprehend the Sata3 3Gbps sticker :laugh:
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    Dear Patriot stop making SSD's because you can't seem to make ones that are reliable.:nutkick:

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