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PX M2P

The Plextor M2P SATA 6Gb/s SSD series provides best-in-class performance with sequential read and write speeds of up to 500 MB/s and 440 MB/s respectively. This SSD also boasts of up to 70,000 read and 65,000 write IOPS in random mode. The Plextor M2P is powered by True Speed, an exclusive technology, which enables the […]

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PX M3S

The M3S is an improved version of Plextor’s M2P series of solid state drives. With a sequential read and write speed of 525 MB/s and 445 MB/s respectively, it can be one of the fastest SATA III 6 Gbps drives in the market. The PX M3S is available in three capacities, namely 128 GB, 256 […]

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PX M2

The M2 series of solid state drives from Plextor are one of the first SSDs to use the SATA III 6 Gbps interface.  This drive comes in three variants, namely 64 GB, 128 GB and 256 GB. Powered by a Marvell’s 88SS9174 controller, the M2 SSD has the ability to reach a maximum sequential read […]

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PX M5P

The PX M5P or Plextor M5 Pro series of SSDs are SATA III 6 Gbps drives that can reach maximum sequential read and write speeds of 540 MB/s and 470 MB/s respectively. This solid state drive is available in three capacities, namely 128 GB, 256 GB and 512 GB. Each capacity comes with DDR3 caches […]

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PX M5S

The PX M5S from Plextor is a slightly inferior series of SSD compared to the PX M5P. This inferiority is most notable on the MTBF of the drives. The PX M5S has an MTBF of only 1,500,000 hours while the M5P has an MTBF of 2,400,000 hours. Consequently, the M5S only comes with a three-year […]

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M5Pro Xtreme

The M5Pro Xtreme is an updated version of Plextor’s M5P series of solid state drives. There are a few differences between these two versions. The M5Pro Xtreme has maximum sequential write speeds of 330 MB/s, 460 MB/s, and 470 MB/s for the 128 GB, 256 GB and 512 GB models respectively while it’s 340, 450 […]

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