Transcend has introduced a new line of inexpensive SSDs Transcend SSD230. The devices are based on memory chips 3D TLC NAND, made in the form factor 2.5-inch and are available in versions of 128, 256 and 512 GB.
Transcend SSD230 equipped with interface SATA 6Gb / s and sequential read and write speeds reaching 560 and 520 MB / s. Maximum performance at an arbitrary reading and writing blocks of data volume of 4 KB is 87 thousand. IOPS. New items include a small buffer on the basis of DDR3 memory, support TRIM command, Advanced Garbage Collection technology, energy-saving mode DevSleep Mode and are accompanied by a three-year warranty. Track the status of devices is possible through proprietary utility Transcend SSD Scope.
Transcend SSD230 drives will be available in the near future, and their recommended price is $ 51, $ 82 and $ 162 for the model of 128, 256 and 512 GB, respectively.