|Intel 520 Series 240GB Solid State Drive|
|Monday, 06 February 2012|
Intel 520 Series 240GB Solid State Drive Review
Today we are looking at the latest Solid State Drive from Intel - the 520 series, codenamed ‘Cherryville'. The drive is built around ‘compute quality' 25 nanometer NAND flash memory and offers a claimed maximum sequential read speed of 550 MB/s.
The Solid State Drive market has been extremely competitive in the last 12 months, with a plethora of SandForce driven units claiming the performance sector. It hasn't all been smooth sailing for Sandforce however, with concerns raised by enthusiast users in regards to reliability. OCZ and Corsair have even had to recall some drives in the past, due to Sandforce controller issues... Kitguru