New drive features same capacity, smaller footprint than previous model
Computer product designer and manufacturer Mushkin today announced the worldwide availability of its new line of 1.8-inch Chronos GO SATA 3 (6Gbps) solid-state drives (SSD), now shipping in 120GB, 240GB and 480GB capacities.
Drive pushes mSATA capacity higher than 256GB ceiling
Mushkin has started shipping a new high-capacity mSATA SSD aimed at ultrabook and thin notebooks. The single-module Atlas 480GB drive manages to fit eight NAND flash chips and a Sandforce controller onto a single mSATA PCB, letting it catch up with the 2.5-inch form factor SSD drives in offering capacities over 256GB.
Mushkin outs new, fast Callisto SSDs in 3 sizes
Mushkin on Tuesday released a new solid state drive series, the Callisto. Available in 60GB, 120GB and 240GB capacities, the drives are the fastest offered by the company. Read speeds can reach 285MBps while write speeds are as fast as 275MBps.