Technology and gaming content trusted in North America and globally since 1999
8,612 Reviews & Articles | 60,967 News Posts

G.Skill show off Phoenix II, SATA 6Gbps SSD with 550MB/sec speeds

G.Skill Phoenix II uses SandForce SF-2000 controller, capable of 550MB/sec read, 500MB/sec write

Anthony Garreffa | Mar 1, 2011 at 7:23 pm CST (0 mins, 31 secs time to read)

G.Skill has shown off their latest and greatest SSD at CeBit, the Phoenix II series. Phoenix II is based on the new SandForce SF-2000 series controller which pushes the Phoenix II to the wall and posts some of the highest transfer speeds for the chipset.

G.Skill show off Phoenix II, SATA 6Gbps SSD with 550MB/sec speeds 83 | TweakTown.com

550MB/sec read, 500MB/sec write. G.Skill even went as far as validating these speeds using a session of ATTO disk benchmark to get their message across. Pictures above of the benchmark and a picture below of the actual SSD. Looks like it might be time for me to retire by G.Skill Falcon SSD...

G.Skill show off Phoenix II, SATA 6Gbps SSD with 550MB/sec speeds 84 | TweakTown.com

Last updated: Apr 7, 2020 at 11:21 am CDT

NEWS SOURCE:techpowerup.com
Anthony Garreffa

ABOUT THE AUTHOR - Anthony Garreffa

Anthony is a long time PC enthusiast with a passion of hate for games built around consoles. FPS gaming since the pre-Quake days, where you were insulted if you used a mouse to aim, he has been addicted to gaming and hardware ever since. Working in IT retail for 10 years gave him great experience with custom-built PCs. His addiction to GPU tech is unwavering.

Related Tags