OCZ Technology Unveils the Agility EX SLC-Based Solid State Drive

OCZ-AgilityEX-SSDOCZ Technology Group, Inc., a worldwide leader in innovative, ultra-high performance and high reliability memory, power supplies, and solid state drives, today unveiled the OCZ Agility EX Series which makes SLC (single-level cell) NAND-based storage truly affordable in a solid state drive for the first time. The Agility EX provides the best of both worlds —the performance and advantages of SLC NAND technology at an incredible value. Based on the quality Indilinx controller, the Agility EX Series delivers an enhanced computing experience with faster application loading, snappier data access, shorter boot-ups, and longer battery life.

“Though SLC has traditionally been more expensive than MLC flash there are both performance and lifespan advantages to SLC based solid state drives, it is for consumers that require the extended reliability of single level cell flash that we are now introducing the Agility EX series of SSDs,” commented Eugene Chang, VP of Product Management at the OCZ technology Group. “The Agility EX offers consumers the most cost effective SLC solid state storage solution on the market, and when customers take all the benefits of SLC into consideration the total cost of ownership of these drives truly shines through.”

OCZ AgilityEX SSD

With superior performance over both conventional hard drives and MLC (multi-level cell) SSDs, the SLC-based Agility EX features incredible sequential and random write speeds for an unparalleled computing experience across the complete spectrum of applications. In addition to exceptional performance the Agility EX series provides an improved total cost of ownership (TCO) with its superior write/erase cycle endurance. Agility EX SSDs feature industry-dominating speeds, up to 255MB/s read and 195MB/s write speeds, 64MB of onboard cache, and unique performance optimization to keep the drives at peak performance.

OCZ will initially release the Agility EX in a 60(64)GB solution with an MSRP of $399 and a leading 3-year warranty and award-winning technical support, ensuring unparalleled peace of mind.

For more information regarding the OCZ Agility EX Series 2.5″ SSDs, please visit product page here

Source: OCZ

Related posts

Kingston Technology First to Release 12GB Triple-Channel DDR3 HyperX 1600MHz Memory Kit for Intel Core i7 System

Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory products,  announced it is first to market with DDR3 1600MHz 12GB triple-channel memory kits. The HyperX® kit of three 4GB modules allows enthusiasts to get the most out of their Intel® Core i7 and X58...

ASRock presents the H110M-STX motherboard

ASRock presents the H110M-STX motherboard

Compact PCs have become rather popular in the past few years but still there are relatively few computer parts on the market to build one, especially when it comes to small sized motherboards. To remedy the situation ASRock has presented the new H110M-SFX motherboard. As you can see from the...

ViewSonic releases two new LED-backlit monitors

ViewSonic today announced the launch of two new LED-backlit monitors from its VG36-LED Series. The new displays are the 24-inch (23.6” vis.) VG2436wm-LED and 22-inch  (21.5” vis.) VG2236wm-LED models, feature slim bezel profile, have native screen resolution of 1920x1080 resolution, viewing...

Leave a comment