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Kingston Releases New Large Capacity mSATA Drives

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Old 05-05-2014, 10:19 AM   #1
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Post Kingston Releases New Large Capacity mSATA Drives

Kingston announced the addition of 240GB and 480GB capacities to the existing SSDNow mS200 mSATA SSD line. Kingston’s SSDNow mS200 mSATA solid-state drive allows for a cost-effective performance boost with quicker boot time and application loads while requiring less power than HDDs.

The mS200 has read speeds up to 550MBps and write speeds up to 520MBps.
The 30GB, 60GB, 120GB, 240GB, and 480GB mS200 mSATA SSDs have a caseless, PCB-only design with no moving parts and are backed by a two- or three-year warranty, free technical support and legendary Kingston reliability.

SSDNow mS200 mSATA Features and Specifications

• LSI SandForce 2241 (30GB, 60GB, 120GB) and 2281 (240GB, 480GB) controller with SATA Rev. 3.0 (6Gbps) interface: twice as fast as the previous generation, yet more cost-efficient
• mSATA interface: fully compliant with industry standard, easy to fit, guaranteed to work
• NAND Flash memory based: shock-resistant with low power consumption
• Supports Intel’s SRT: combines capacity advantage of HDD with performance improvements of SSD in dual-storage configuration
• Supports S.M.A.R.T.: monitors the status of your drive
• Supports TRIM: maintains maximum performance on compatible operating systems
• Interface: SATA Rev. 3.0 (6Gbps), SATA Rev. 2.0 (3Gbps), SATA Rev. 1.0 (1.5Gbps)
• Capacities: 30GB, 60GB, 120GB, 240GB, 480GB
• Automatic Encryption (AES 128-bit): Password at the drive level ensures secure data protection
• Sequential Read/Write: 30GB – 550MBps / 510MBps
60GB – 550MBps / 520MBps
120GB – 550MBps / 520MBps
240GB – 540MBps / 530MBps
480GB – 530MBps / 340MBps
• Maximum 4k Read/Write: 30GB – up to 86,000 IOPS / up to 77,000 IOPS
60GB – up to 86,000 IOPS / up to 79,000 IOPS
120GB – up to 86,000 IOPS / up to 48,000 IOPS
240GB – up to 72,000 IOPS / up to 40,000 IOPS
480GB – up to 72,000 IOPS / up to 18,000 IOPS
• Random 4k Read/Write: 30GB – up to 7,500 IOPS / 71,000 IOPS
60GB – up to 14,000 IOPS / 77,000 IOPS
120GB – up to 17,000 IOPS / 45,000 IOPS
240GB – up to 21,000 IOPS /41,000 IOPS
480GB – up to 21,000 IOPS /13,000 IOPS
• PCMark Vantage HDD Suite Score: 60,000
• Power Consumption: 0.4W Idle / 1.2 (TYP) Read / 1.8W (TYP) Write
• Storage temperature: -40°C ~ 85°C
• Operating temperature: 0°C ~ 70°C
• Dimensions: 50.88 x 30mm
• Weight: 6.86g
• TRIM Supported
• Vibration operating: 2.17G
• Vibration non-operating: 20G
• MTTF: 1,000,000 Hours
• Warranty/support:
30GB – two-year warranty with free technical support
60GB, 120GB, 240GB, 480GB – three-year warranty with free technical support
• Total Bytes Written (TBW):
30GB: 121TBW 3 DWPD4
60GB: 218TBW 3 DWPD4
120GB: 337TBW 2 DWPD4
240GB: 585TBW 2 DWPD4
480GB: 1562TBW 2 DWPD4

Part Number - Capacity and Features
SMS200S3/30GB - 30GB mSATA SSD
SMS200S3/60GB - 60GB mSATA SSD
SMS200S3/120G - 120GB mSATA SSD
SMS200S3/240G - 240GB mSATA SSD
SMS200S3/480G - 480GB mSATA SSD
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