Crucial unveils BX300 series SSD
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Wednesday, 30 August 2017 14:06

Crucial unveils BX300 series SSD


Based on 3D MLC NAND

Crucial and its NAND partner Micron have unveiled its latest entry-level BX300 series SSD, which teams 3D MLC NAND in combination with a Silicon Motion SM2258 controller.

Samsung unveils Portable SSD T5 drives
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Wednesday, 16 August 2017 21:37

Samsung unveils Portable SSD T5 drives


With 64-layer V-NAND

Samsung has updated its line of portable SSDs with the new Portable SSD T5 series, which comes with somewhat smaller dimensions as well as the new 64-layer V-NAND technology.

ADATA launches new XPG SX9000 PCIe M.2 SSD
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Wednesday, 16 August 2017 14:29

ADATA launches new XPG SX9000 PCIe M.2 SSD


Based on Marvell controller and MLC NAND

ADATA has officially launched its latest XPG series M.2 PCIe SSD, the ADATA XPG SX900. Based on a Marvell controller in combination with MLC NAND, the XPG SX9000 M.2 PCIe SSD will offer impressive performance and be available in capacities of 256GB, 512GB and 1TB.

Corsair officially unveils the NX500 series PCIe SSD
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Reaching 3,000 MB/s and 2,400 MB/s for read and write

Although we've already seen it earlier, Corsair has now officially launched its latest high-performance Neutron NX 500 series NVMe PCIe SSDs that will be available in 400GB and 800GB capacities.

Samsung preparing 970 and 980 series NVMe SSDs
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Based on TLC 3D V-NAND

Samsung has revealed plans to launch a new SSD series that will replace the currently available 960 EVO and 960 Pro.

Kingston ships over six million Marvell-based SSDs
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Promises great things for upcoming UV500 series

Kingston has announced that it has shipped over six million SSD units based on Marvell controllers, as well as announcing the upcoming UV500 series, which will be the company's first 3D NAND SSD based on Marvell's newest 88SS1074 controller.

Corsair Neutron NX500 PCIe SSDs show up at Newegg.com
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Gets reviewed as well

Although not officially announced by Corsair, the Neutron NX500 series PCIe NVMe 800GB and 400GB SSDs have appeared at Newegg.com as well as being reviewed.

EKWB releases its own M.2 SSD heatsink
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Friday, 07 July 2017 15:01

EKWB releases its own M.2 SSD heatsink


Coming in Nickel and Black versions

EK Water Blocks, known for its high-end liquid cooling components, has announced its new passive heatsink for M.2 form-factor SSDs.

Intel unveils DC P4501 SSD series
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Tuesday, 06 June 2017 17:12

Intel unveils DC P4501 SSD series


Datacenter-oriented NVMe SSDs

Intel has introduced its new datacenter-oriented P4501 SSD series based on its second-generation NVMe controller, 3D TLC NAND and either M.2 or 2.5-inch U.2 form-factors.

NAND has security bug
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Monday, 29 May 2017 11:00

NAND has security bug


SSDs vulnerable to Rowhammer type attacks


NAND flash memory chips running solid-state drives (SSDs), include what could be called "programming vulnerabilities" that can be exploited to alter stored data or shorten the SSD's lifespan.