Mushkin debuts Chronos SSDs

Mushkin-Chronos-SSD

The American company Mushkin, best known for making memory modules, has introduced a new line of SSDs known as Chronos. The Chronos line includes models with capacities of 60 GB, 90 GB, 120 GB, 180 GB, 240 GB and 480 GB.

The Mushkin Chronos SSD drives are all based on the LSI SandForce SF-2281 controller and MLC NAND flash memory and support SATA3. Performance reaches 90 000 IOPS while read and write speeds reach 560 MB/sec and 520 MB/sec respectively. Mushkin says the new SSDs can work for 2 million hours before failing.

The Mushkin Chronos line comes with a full three-year warranty. Pricing is unknown.

(picture courtesy of Overclockersclub)


Source: Mushkin

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