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Mushkin unveil enterprise class ProSpec SSD range

Mushkin unveil their new ProSpec SSD range of enterprise class drives at CES 2013

By Anthony Garreffa on Jan 9, 2013 05:11 am CST - 1 min, 2 secs reading time

CES 2013 - Mushkin have just stepped up to the enterprise class SSD game with the launch of their new ProSpec range of SSDs. The ProSpec SSDs sport a random read/write performance of 80K/42K IOPS with a sustained data transfer rate of 560MB/sec.

Mushkin unveil enterprise class ProSpec SSD range | TweakTown.com

The new ProSpec drives will arrive in capacities of between 100GB and 400GB. The new drives sport commercial MLC flash which pump up to 10x the write endurance levels while delivering no performance drop over the life of the drive, which makes it a great candidate for any enterprise environment. Mushkin's new ProSpec drives also provide enhanced power-loss data protection through hardware- and firmware-based features that prepare the drive in case of an unexpected drop or loss in power.

Full specs on the new Mushkin ProSpec SSDs:

  • SandForce SF-2582 SSD processor
  • Enterprise MLC flash (eMLC) equipped
  • SATA 3.0 (6Gb/s) interface (backwards compatible with SATA 3Gb/s and 1.5Gb/s)
  • 128-bit AES hardware encryption
  • TRIM support (OS/driver support required)
  • S.M.A.R.T. support
  • Garbage Collection
  • Wear leveling
  • User-upgradeable firmware
  • RoHS, FCC, CE
  • 3-year limited warranty
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Anthony is a long time PC enthusiast with a passion of hate for games to be built around consoles. With 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 high-end, custom-built PCs. His addiction to GPU technology is unwavering, and with next-gen NVIDIA GPUs about to launch alongside 4K 144Hz HDR G-Sync gaming monitors and BFGDs (65-inch 4K 120Hz HDR G-Sync TVs) there has never been a time to be more excited about technology.

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