January 3, 2012

Zalman SSD-F1

Zalman has made available a new line of SATA 6.0 Gbps Solid State Drives dubbed SSD-F1 to be available for the Japanese market. The SSD-F1 comes in 60 GB, 120 GB and 240 GB capacities. These 2.5-inch Solid State Drives are packed with MLC NAND Flash memory chips, a SATA 6.0 Gbps interface, a SandForce SF-2281 controller, a MTBF of 1.2 million hours and has the ability of providing read and write speeds of up to 560MB/s and 530MB/s, correspondingly. The 60GB, 120GB and 240GB SSD-F1 models are available at around 11,980 Yen, 19,800 Yen and 39,980 Yen, in that order.

Zalman SSD-F1 SSDs highlights
  • Support SATA3 6.0Gb / s interface
  • SF's SandForce-2281 SSD controller uses
  • 560MB / s read speeds up, 530MB / s write speeds up to
  • Achievement of rapid transfer of uncompressed data
  • ACS2 ATA8-compliant
  • Optimized for AHCI mode
  • Windows7 Trim command, support NCQ
  • Depending on the intended use of the two available capacity 3 (60GB, 120GB, 240GB)
  • 3.5-inch drive bay bracket, comes with a disk utility to migrate