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Transcend Officially Introduces SSD720

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Transcend Information, Inc. (Transcend), a worldwide leader in storage and multimedia products, is proud to showcase the extraordinary performance capabilities and new higher capacity of the next generation SATA III 6Gb/s SSD720 solid state drive (SSD). Built with industry-leading 24nm toggle-mode MLC NAND flash chips and now available in extra-large capacities up to 512GB, an SSD720-equipped computer boots-up faster, games run more smoothly, and overall system responsiveness is improved.

Taking full advantage of the latest SATA III 6Gb/s specification and driven by a powerful SandForce controller, the SSD720 boasts impressive sequential read/write transfer speeds of up to 560MB/540MB per second and lightning-fast 4k random file writes up to 86,000 IOPS. This exceptional performance translates into ultra low response times, launching heavy graphics applications, such as Adobe Photoshop and Premiere CS5, and AutoCAD 2011, in under three seconds. Completing file operations at least three times faster and providing ultra-low access latencies by avoiding platter seek time, the SSD720 is the ideal drop-in replacement for standard rotating hard drives (HDDs).

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that'd better not be priced like a private jet.
 
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I wish Transcend would get back on top with their memory line first before furthering their venture into SSDs. I miss the good ole days when their aXeRAM was king :(
 
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I wish Transcend would get back on top with their memory line first before furthering their venture into SSDs. I miss the good ole days when their aXeRAM was king :(
Gskill are now king of the block, the king is dead, long live the king!!
 

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I wish Transcend would get back on top with their memory line first before furthering their venture into SSDs. I miss the good ole days when their aXeRAM was king :(
well, the memory market doesnt have space for 3 leaders. We already havae G.Skill getting the max share, followed by corsair and its followers. That leaves very little room for other companies to fight in the performance market. Specially since most of the chips they use are actually made by other sub companies.
 
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its been a while and transcend is return?
i dunno where they have been
but anyway its a nice thing we have another option.from transcend
 
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If the SSD market had the same kind of fierce competition the RAM market does.. I bet we'd be seeing a lot more performance per dollar. Hooray for Transcend!