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OCZ Vertex 2 and Onyx 1.8″ SSD: Performance Specifications

OCZ have recently officially unveiled two new SSD series’, both of these new SSDs have a 1.8 inch form-factor and are available in a wide-range of capacities, they also both use the SATA 3Gb/s interface.

The Vertex 2 SSDs are available in 60GB, 120GB, and 240GB capacities, all of these drives use the Sandforce controller and feature 285MB/s read speeds and 275MB/s write speeds.

The Onyx SSDs are not as impressive, they are available in capacities of 32GB or 64GB, full details are unclear however they feature data speeds up to 145MB/s with 64MB of cache, perhaps the most impressive thing about these drives is their power consumption, OCZ claim they only need a single WATT to operate.

Release and price information has not yet been revealed, therefore as we hear more we will have to keep you posted.

Source: SlashGear

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Written by Jamie Pert

Jamie has a background in computer repairs and maintenance along with network administration, he now enjoys utilizing the benefits of new technologies and enjoys writing about anything that brings new technology to the world.

He began writing for Product Reviews in mid 2009 and has since expanded his knowledge across a wide-base of devices, he is looking to get more hands-on experience with new devices to gain a better understanding of the latest and greatest technologies.


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