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PC166

  The PC166 series SSDs from Foremay focuses on the price/performance ratio and supports a wide variety of interfaces and form factors ranging from the most common 2.5-inch SATA. They are therefore targeting the consumer market rather than enterprise users.

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Deneva C Series

The Deneva C Series of Solid State Drives constitutes four variants with raw capacities namely 64 GB, 128 GB, 256 GB and 512 GB. The drives are controlled by SandForce’s SF-1222 controller and have a maximum sequential read/write speeds of 285 MB/s and 275 MB/s respectively. IOPS numbers for random read (4k) is 15,000 and […]

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Mercury Viper

OWC’s Mercury Viper series of solid state drives are 3.5″ SATA III drives with a max sequential speed of 600 MB/s. Just like other OWC SSD’s, the Mercury Viper is made especially for Apple’s Mac computers although it would still run on Windows PCs. The form factor of the Mercury Viper would be ideal for […]

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Vertex 3

Just like its 2.5″ version, the 3.5″ Vertex 3 SSD from OCZ is available at capacities of 120 GB, 240 GB and 480 GB. The maximum sequential read and write is also the same, at 550 MB/s and 520 MB/s respectively. 85,000 IOPS is the maximum 4k random write speed, achieved by the 120 and […]

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