Intel 320 SSD Series price
Intel today announced its Solid State Drive (SSD) of the third generation: Intel 320 Solid State Drive series (Intel 320 SSD series). Based on NAND flash memory in 25-nanometer (nm) from Intel, the leader in the Intel 320 SSD series replaces and builds on your Intel X25-M SSD SATA performance.
The Intel 320 SSD is the next generation of Intel’s product line client for use in desktop and notebook PCs. The product is aimed at mainstream consumers, IT departments or PC enthusiasts who want a substantial increase in performance compared to hard disk drives (HDD) traditional mechanical.
The Intel 320 SSD series is available with 40 gigabytes (GB), 80 GB, 120 GB, 160 GB and in the newer higher capacity of 300 GB and 600 GB. Use SATA II on 3-gigabytes per second (3 Gbps) to support the upgrade to SSD technology for more than 1 billion PCs SATA II installed worldwide. Continuing to offer fast read and write random high-performance, affecting most of the daily experience of computer use, the Intel 320 SSD provides up to 39,500 input / outputs per second (IOPS) in random reads and 23,000 IOPS random write with units from the highest capacity.
In addition, the company has more than doubled the speed of sequential writing with respect to the second generation, bringing to 220 megabytes per second (MB / s) and still maintains one of the highest throughput of reading with sequential reads up to 270 MB / s . All this greatly improves the multitasking capabilities of the user. For example, an user can easily play music or download a video in the background whiles working on a document without receiving delays.
Already a producer of one of the highest SSDs performing over time, Intel continues to raise the bar in terms of reliability of the SSD technology to the way they designed the third generation, using proprietary controller and firmware, to further demonstrate that the solid state drives are not equal. In this version, Intel uses it in creative ways to implement an area of reserve redundancies that help you keep your data safe, even if a blackout. It also integrates capacity of 128-bit Advanced Encryption Standard on every unit, to promote the protection of personal data if theft or loss.
The prices of Intel 320 SSD based on quantities of 1,000, are as follows:
40 GB for $ 89
80 GB for $ 159
120 GB for $ 209
160 GB at $ 289
300 GB for $ 529
600 GB at $ 1,069.
Check e-retailers and retailers to lower prices for consumers. All models include an Intel 3-year limited warranty. Another advantage for Intel SSD buyers is the Intel SSD Toolbox with Intel SSD Optimize, a free utility that gives users of Microsoft Windows a host of impressive management tools, information and diagnostics to help maintain in good condition units and their performance initials.
To ease the installation process, all users of Intel SSDs can download the free software Intel Data Migration to clone the entire contents of one existing storage (HDD or SSD) on any Intel SSDs. Intel 320 SSD Series can be purchased in the United States by retailers like Best Buy or Fry’s Electronics, as well as around the world from a wide range of reseller, retailers, or e-tailers on the Internet likes Amazon or Newegg.