Tuesday, June 3, 2008

Intel, Sandisk, TDK launch solid state drive solutions for ultra mobiles.

Intel have launched their 4GB and 8GB SSD modules (these aren’t drop-in drive replacements) at 1000-piece prices of $25 and $45 respectively. Although the read-speed is a usable 35MB/s, with a write speed of just 7MB/s, they’re not ideal for the pro user. Sandisk’s offering seems to be slightly better with a ’streaming’ write speed [...]