Micron ships 6Gbps SATA SSDs; Seagate partners with Samsung
Aug 13, 2010, 03:06 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Micron today introduced enterprise-class solid-state disk (SSD)
drives with 6Gbps SATA interfaces. Most competing SATA SSDs are
based on 3Gbps SATA.
"Micron's primary competitors are Samsung, STEC and Intel.
(Micron partners with Intel at the NAND wafer level, but competes
with Intel at the drive/controller level.)
"Micron's RealSSD P300 SSDs use single-level cell (SLC) NAND
technology and the company's ONFI 2.1 34-nanometer process
technology. The 2.5-inch drives are available in 50GB, 100GB and