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Plextor M5 Pro 256GB SSD with Xtreme 1.02 Firmware Review - Plextor M5 Pro SSD

Plextor M5 Pro 256GB SSD with Xtreme 1.02 Firmware Review

Plextor announced its new M5 Pro Xtreme SSD at CES 2013, but M5 Pro owners also received a free performance increase thanks to new Xtreme firmware.

| SSDs in Storage | Posted: Mar 5, 2013 9:40 pm
TweakTown Rating: 92%      Manufacturer: Plextor

Plextor M5 Pro SSD

 

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We're using an abbreviated format today since we've already published a full review of the Plextor M5 Pro. In a few days our M5 Pro Xtreme review will hit the cover of TweakTown and we'll go back to the normal format.

 

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The original M5 Pro uses NAND in a BGA package. The new Xtreme drive uses TSOP (Thin Small-Outline Packages) or to make it easy to understand what I'm talking about, the little fingers off to the side that transmit the power and data.

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