Micron Technology today announced a terabyte-class solid-state drive for under $600.
The 2.5-inch 960GB Crucial M500 SSD will be initially priced under $600, Micron said today.
The M500 solid-state drive uses a SATA 6-gigabit-per-second controller to deliver up to 80,000 input/output operations per second (IOPS).
The drive's sequential read and write speeds reach up to 500 megabytes per second (MB/s) and 400 MB/s, respectively.
Drives in the 2.5-inch form factor will be available in 120GB, 240GB, 480GB and 960GB capacities. The smaller M.2 and mSATA form factors will be available in 120GB, … Read more