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Plextor to Launch the Fastest M2S Series SSD with SATA III 6 Gb/s Interface

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Plextor is excited to reveal they will be launching their first solid state drive (SSD) in the UK next month – the world-class 2nd generation M2S Series. Plextor has a deserved, solid reputation for high performance, high quality products, especially in the storage sector. This leap into the SSD sector in the UK and Europe is a new move for the ever-expanding manufacturer, and a demonstration of their continued position as pioneers in a market likely to grow rapidly in future years. SSDs are increasing in popularity as a complement alongside traditional HDDs and the technology may eventually replace the HDD entirely for the OS and working environment.

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This or the C400 seems most appealing to me, in a 512 flavor at least. Always worried about new brands though when it comes to ssds. You need a company that you know will stay on top of firmware updates and has good testing methods.
 
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Just wait for SF-2000 based SSDs... 8)
 

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Shame the warranty don't backup comments like these
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Just received the 128GB version 2 days ago. Functioning great. Ran ATTO. Getting max read of 430 and write 230 (Sata3 of course). Like the fact I am getting 8GB extra vs. Sanforce controllers. Wanted the 256GB version, but could not justify an additional 420 dollars more. Plus 95% of all data passed is reads anyway. Pricing is way out of wack 128 vs. 256!!
 
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Man I chose a bad time to buy a second hand SSD huh?

I get read 220/write 110. Yeah sure it's faster than my old harddrive, but I want these new ones now XD