Thursday, May 28th 2009

PhotoFast Unveils 1.8-inch G-Monster V3 Micro-SATA SSD

PhotoFast unveiled yet another 1.8-inch SSD, this time, compliant with more recent standards. The new G-Monster V3 uses a micro-SATA interface, that is available on some netbooks. Apart from its main NAND-flash storage, that comes in capacities of 32, 64, and 128 GB, it also features 64 MB of DDR2 memory to serve as a high speed buffer. The buffer ensures latency reduction on the host controller's side, especially since the drive offers high data transfer rates of 230/180 MBps (read/write). This may yet another product lined up for launch at Computex.

Source: TechConnect Magazine
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3 Comments on PhotoFast Unveils 1.8-inch G-Monster V3 Micro-SATA SSD

Anyone know what controllers are on this one? J-micron? Rubbish rewrite speeds? :D
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And again, as with all of these, whether or not it is any good really depends on how much they are selling them for.

Call me when the 32Gb is $60 - then I might buy two or three.
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