Intel Corporation has released the Intel® solid-state drive 310 Series, a solid-state drive (SSD) with Intel® X25-class SSD performance that measures 51mm-by-30mm and 5mm thick. Target applications include dual-drive notebooks, single-drive tablets, and low-power, rugged embedded industrial or military applications. The company reports that when its drive is paired with a high-capacity hard disk drive (HDD) in a dual-drive system, it can improve overall PC system performance by up to 60 percent.
Price & Availability
- contains 34 nanometer (nm) Intel NAND flash memory
- m-SATA form factor
- 40 gigabyte (GB) and 80GB capacities.
- PCI Express (PCIe) mini-connector
- Weighs 10 grams
Shipping now. Priced at $99 for the 40GB capacity and $179 for the 80GB version, both in 1,000-unit quantities.