Kingston Technology Company, Inc. has teamed up with SandForce® Inc. to launch its first SATA Rev 3.0 (6Gb/s) based SSD targeted at enthusiasts, gamers, and performance users. The Kingston HyperX® SSD is also available as a bundle with the HyperX Upgrade Kit.
Shipping in 120GB and 240GB capacities, the HyperX SSD is based on SandForce SF-2281 controllers featuring SATA Rev 3.0 (6Gb/s). It allows for incredible sequential read/write throughputs of 525/480MB/s, IOPS of 40,000/60,000 (240GB), and SandForce DuraClass™ Technology.
Key Features of the Kingston HyperX SSD:
- Intel 25nm Compute NAND (P/E 5K)
- Advanced Wear-Leveling Technology
- User Configurable Over Provisioning
- TRIM and S.M.A.R.T Support
The Kingston HyperX SSD comes with a three-year warranty and will ship on July 11, 2011.