SandForce – Bjorn3D.com http://www.bjorn3d.com Bjorn3d.com - Satisfying Your Daily Tech Cravings Since 1996 Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:50:41 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.5.3 OCZ Launches RevoDrive 350 http://www.bjorn3d.com/2014/04/ocz-launches-revodrive-350/ http://www.bjorn3d.com/2014/04/ocz-launches-revodrive-350/#respond Tue, 29 Apr 2014 22:12:15 +0000 http://www.bjorn3d.com/?p=26957

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OCZ has launched the latest SSD, the RevoDrive 350 Series, utilizing the PCI Express interface. Current SATA SSDs are saturating the SATA interface’s 6 Gbps bandwidth so the faster PCIE interface is needed in order to achieve higher performance. According to OCZ, the RevoDrive 350 can deliver three times the performance of SATA SSD. Utilizing …

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OCZ Storage Solutions Launches New Z-Drive 4500 PCIe SSD Series with Windows Accelerato​r (WXL) Software http://www.bjorn3d.com/2014/03/ocz-storage-solutions-launches-new-z-drive-4500-pcie-ssd-series-windows-accelerato%e2%80%8br-wxl-software/ http://www.bjorn3d.com/2014/03/ocz-storage-solutions-launches-new-z-drive-4500-pcie-ssd-series-windows-accelerato%e2%80%8br-wxl-software/#respond Thu, 06 Mar 2014 20:22:44 +0000 http://www.bjorn3d.com/?p=26273

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OCZ launched the new Z-Drive 4500 for the enterprise market. The Z-Drive 4500 is a PCI Express SSD that delivers higher performance compare to the OCZ’s Z-Drive R4 Series as it leverages 19 nm MLC NAND flash and the LSI SandForce SF-2582 controller. The drive has a rated maximum read of 2,9000 MB/s, maximum write …

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Mushkin Announces Ventura Ultra 480GB USB 3.0 Drive http://www.bjorn3d.com/2014/01/mushkin-announces-ventura-ultra-480gb-usb-3-0-drive/ http://www.bjorn3d.com/2014/01/mushkin-announces-ventura-ultra-480gb-usb-3-0-drive/#respond Wed, 08 Jan 2014 23:19:07 +0000 http://www.bjorn3d.com/?p=25698

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Mushkin brings 480GB of storage space to its Ventura Ultra Series. The Ventura Ultra is Mushkin’s USB 3.0 SSD that uses LSI SandForce SF-2281 controller. The latest entry to the Ventura family delivers up to 455 MB/s reads and 445 MB/s write and up to 39K of 4K random IOPS. Packed in a tiny light-weight …

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OCZ Vertex 3.20 – Vertex 3 updated to 20nm http://www.bjorn3d.com/2013/03/ocz-vertex-3-20-vertex-3-upgraded-20nm/ http://www.bjorn3d.com/2013/03/ocz-vertex-3-20-vertex-3-upgraded-20nm/#respond Wed, 27 Mar 2013 17:25:31 +0000 http://www.bjorn3d.com/?p=17132

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  Today we get a chance to look at OCZ’s newest refresh of the Vertex series with the Vertex 3.20. The update is actually hidden in plain sight as this update utilizes 20nm NAND. Now let’s see what the drive has to offer.     INTRODUCTION With SSD’s always changing we are seeing a constant shift in production and …

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Kingston V300 120GB, 7mm Slim SSD On a Budget http://www.bjorn3d.com/2013/03/kingston-v300-120gb-7mm-slim-ssd-budget/ http://www.bjorn3d.com/2013/03/kingston-v300-120gb-7mm-slim-ssd-budget/#comments Mon, 18 Mar 2013 17:43:21 +0000 http://www.bjorn3d.com/?p=16692

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  Today we look at the new V300 Drive from Kingston which is a Sandforce based drive pointed at the value segment to get a sub $1/GB drive to the masses, now lets see what this drive has to offer.    INTRODUCTION The world of SSD’s is constantly advancing and with that the price has also began to fall …

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Mushkin Unveils ProSpec SSD for Enterprise http://www.bjorn3d.com/2013/01/mushkin-unveils-prospec-ssd-enterprise/ http://www.bjorn3d.com/2013/01/mushkin-unveils-prospec-ssd-enterprise/#respond Wed, 09 Jan 2013 01:13:49 +0000 http://www.bjorn3d.com/?p=20737

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Mushkin launches ProSpec series SSDs target toward enterprise market. The SSDs deliver random read and write performance of 80K and 42K IOPS and sustained transfer rate of 560 MB/s. Storage capacities ranges from 100GB to 400GB. The drive uses SandForce SF-2582 controller and enterprise MLC flash (eMLC) for higher durability and performance. It is compatible …

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Silicon Power S70 7mm SSD for Ultrabook http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/12/silicon-power-s70-7mm-ssd-ultrabook/ http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/12/silicon-power-s70-7mm-ssd-ultrabook/#comments Mon, 30 Nov -0001 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.bjorn3d.com/?p=13471

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The Silicon Power Slim S70 (SP240GBSS3S70S25) paired the LSI SandForce SF-2281 controller with the 25nm Intel synchronous NAND in a slim package of 7mm. Available in capacity ranges from 60GB all the way to 480GB, it is one of the high-end SSDs designed for Ultrabooks. Introduction The price of SSDs has been declining for sometime, …

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ADATA SX900 128GB Review http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/11/adata-sx900-128gb-review/ http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/11/adata-sx900-128gb-review/#comments Mon, 30 Nov -0001 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.bjorn3d.com/?p=12651

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  Today we look at the new ADATA SX 900 128GB SSD. It is a Sandforce powered drive like many others but with a specially designed and optimized firmware which opens up even more NAND capacity for use.   INTRODUCTION The advancements in SSD technology have been ridiculous breaking the 500MB/s barrier and then some. …

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Kingston SSDNow 200V+ 120GB http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/02/kingston-ssdnow-200v-120gb/ http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/02/kingston-ssdnow-200v-120gb/#comments Mon, 30 Nov -0001 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/02/kingston-ssdnow-200v-120gb/

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The Kingston SSDNow 200V+ 120GB is offered at a great price point, in addition to its upgrade kit. How well does it perform? Keep reading to find out! Introduction As the prices for solid state drives continue to become more affordable, speed and reliability factors have also evolved substantially. It is now common for enthusiasts …

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Intel SSD 520 240GB http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/02/intel-ssd-520-240gb/ http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/02/intel-ssd-520-240gb/#respond Mon, 30 Nov -0001 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/02/intel-ssd-520-240gb/

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This drive has been advertised as the fastest SSD to date. Does it really pack the punch Intel claims it does? Keep reading to find out!   INTRODUCTION Intel is one of the few companies that often leads the tech world in innovation and movement. This is especially true in in the microprocessor market, where …

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