December 9, 2011

OCZ Octane SATA 6Gbps Solid State Drives

OCZ has made available a new line of SATA 6.0Gbps SSDs dubbed OCZ Octane. This Solid State Drive Storage comes in 128GB, 256GB and 512GB capacities. These 2.5-inch SATA SSDs come equipped with MLC NAND Flash memory chips, an Indilinx Everest controller, a SATA 6.0 Gbps interface, TRIM support, a MTBF of 1,250,000 hours and have the ability of delivering read and write speeds of up to 535MB/s and 400MB/s, correspondingly.

The 128GB, 256GB and 512GB SSD models are available at about 19,500 Yen, 35,500 Yen and 85,000 Yen, respectively.

  • Support SATA Ⅲ 6.0Gb / s interface
  • Everest SSD's controller uses Indilinx
  • 535MB / s read speeds up to
  • 400MB / s write speed up to (512GB)
  • Maximum 16000IOPS 4k random write (512GB)
  • Proprietary technology to reduce the aging "NDurance ™" adopted
  • Read seek time 0.06ms, 0.09ms write
  • Up to 512MB DRAM cache
  • Windows7 Trim command support
  • AES-256 encryption support SMART
  • Depending on the intended use of the two available capacity 3 (128GB, 256GB, 512GB)