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Buffalo Readies New Line of SATA 6 Gb/s SSDs

Discussion in 'News' started by btarunr, May 27, 2011.

  1. btarunr

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    Buffalo Technology released a new line of SSDs in the 2.5-inch SATA form-factor, supporting the SATA 6 Gb/s interface. One of its first models is the 250 GB SSD-N256S/MC400. Making use of the bandwidth at its disposal, the drive manages read speeds of 405 MB/s, and write speeds of 223 MB/s. Its controller makes use of 256 MB cache. It supports market-standard features such as the TRIM garbage-collection feature, and NCQ. The Buffalo SSD-N256S/MC400 will reach markets in Japan for 72,200 JPY, about US $880.

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    This is all well and good to see more competitors in the SSD industry, but the price they are asking for the capacity, I don't see any more competition with or without this product on the market.
     
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    That thing should cost no more than 78 dollars lol
     

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