Wednesday, June 3, 2009

OCZ Z-Drive - SSD for bus PCI-E with enormous speed and price

At the CeBIT exhibition in Hanover, the company OCZ Technology showed Z-Drive - Drives installed in the PCI-E x8. These devices are the size of 245 x 124 x 22 mm. In a drive - a flash-memory type of MLC. For high-performance combine up to four 256-GB SSD devices in RAID 0 array.


According to the source, OCZ Z-Drive has already appeared on sale. The first were sold in retail stores in the French store Materiel. Sales were immediately available, three types of Z-Drive:

* Z-Drive 1: 1 TB, the speed of reading 500 MB / s, write - 470 MB / s, 256 MB of cache, the price of 4000 Euro
* Z-Drive 500 Go: 500 GB, the speed of reading 510 MB / s, write - 480 MB / s, the price of 2200 Euro
* Z-Drive 250 Go: 250 GB, the speed of reading 450 MB / s, write - 300 MB / s, the price of 1400 Euro

Source: http://www.guru3d.com/