Intel SSD Larson Creek 20GB Intel SSD 311 Series Larson Creek Pictured and Priced

Information about Intel new SSD 311 Larson Creek 20GB has creeped out last week and now we saw some photos of this SLC based SSD floating around the internet and even got benchmarked. As mentioned, Intel is going to pair this up with their Z68 Express chipset to be launched on May 11th and we have already gone through in detailed about Intel Smart Response Technology, a hard drive caching algorithm which is part of the Intel Rapid Storage Technology v10.5

Intel SSD Larson Creek 20GB Intel SSD 311 Series Larson Creek Pictured and Priced

Information about Intel new SSD 311 Larson Creek 20GB has creeped out last week and now we saw some photos of this SLC based SSD floating around the internet and even got benchmarked. As mentioned, Intel is going to pair this up with their Z68 Express chipset to be launched on May 11th and we have already gone through in detailed about Intel Smart Response Technology, a hard drive caching algorithm which is part of the Intel Rapid Storage Technology v10.5

There are two form factors available for SSD 311 series; 2.5" SATA and 2.5" mSATA. The key features of these SSDs are as follow :

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  • Intel® X25-M SSD 80GB performance with the convenience of a single drive letter (C:)
  • SATA 3Gb/s (SATA Revision 2.0)
  • 20GB capacity, 2.5” 9.5mm and mSATA
  • Up to 60% performance improvement over a desktop 7200 rpm hard drive
  • Built with Intel 34nm SLC Compute NAND Flash Memory – higher performance, endurance
  • Compatible with Intel 6 Series Express Chipsets: Z68, HM67, QM67
Last but not least, the Intel SSD 311 Larson Creek 20GB is expected to cost you around USD119 and expect availability at launch.
 
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