OCZ show at CES 2010 external SSD with USB 3.0 interface

Sunday, November 22, 2009

OCZ Technology Company continues to successfully develop its line of solid state drives. Recently, it has formally submitted a proprietary series of Colossus, which included solutions with a maximum capacity of 1 TB. And now the network has information on the development of new OCZ - external SSD drive with high-speed interface USB 3.0, which the company intends to demonstrate in early January next year in Las Vegas at the traditional exhibition Consumer Electronics Show (CES).

While the new model has not received even the names and information about it a little. Judging by the presentation of images, is protected by a thin metal casing and has a very attractive design. In addition, the visible side of the board seen 8 NAND flash memory, arranged in two rows.

OCZ does not disclose details about the capacity of its external SSD drives used in its controller, as well as its speed characteristics. However, since it implements an interface USB 3.0, the speed of the data in this SSD can theoretically reach the turn in a 4.8 Gbit / s, although a more realistic still looks like figure of 1,6 Gbps.