Patriot Memory was one of the first to jump onto the Solid State Drive market and now that it has announced its third generation Warp SSD it brings several magnificent specifications. First of all the storage capacity has been boosted to relatively impressive 256GB. Patriot Memory’s 256GB Warp SSD v3 doesn’t just store a lot of data, but it can handle it at quite rapid rates. Like many other SSDs of the latest generation of MLC models, Warp v3 sports a read speed at 240MB/s and a write speed at 160MB/s.
Press release follows below;
Patriot Memory releases 256GB Warp v3 Solid State Drive (SSD)
Patriot launches increased capacity & improved version of their Warp Solid State Drive (SSD) with read speeds up to 240MB/sec and write speed up to 160MB/sec
Fremont, California, USA, December 17, 2008 – Patriot Memory, a global provider of premium quality memory module and flash memory solutions, today announced their 256GB Warp SSD v3. Patriot’s newest Warp version boasts read and write speeds up to 240MB/sec and 160MB/s, respectively.
”Our new 256GB Warp SSD v3 now gives the consumer the fastest data-transfer rates plus all the storage space large enough to quench their multimedia thirst,” says Meng Jay, Flash Product Manager for Patriot Memory. ”It wasn’t long ago that SSD’s maxed out at 64GB with read speeds of 130MB/s, now with the Warp v3 we literally ’Warp’ into capacities that most consumers demand and speeds far faster than current conventional hard drives.
Warp’s v3 continues to in a 2.5″ form factor with SATA I/II connections for fast, reliable data transfer rates.
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For more information about Patriot’s 256GB Warp v3 SSD and other memory module and flash memory solutions, please contact your Patriot Sales Representative.