Toshiba today announced a new addition to their range of solid state drive (SSD) offerings unveiling the XG6-P solid state drive (SSD) series. A derivative of its NVMe M.2-based XG6 Series featuring class-leading write performance for high-end workstation PCs and gaming systems and cost-optimised data centres. The XG6-P solid state drive (SSD) series offers up to 2,048 gigabytes (GB) of capacity and are available in a single-sided M.2 2280 (22 x 80mm) form factor that will begin sampling later next month during June 2019.
The XG6-P Series features a PCIe Gen 3 x4 lane (rev. 3.1a) interface and delivers up to 3,180 megabytes per second (MB/s) of sequential read and 2,920 MB/s of sequentialwrite 5, and up to 355,000 random read and 365,000 random write IOPS6. The XG6-P SSDs operate at less than 5 watts, providing an excellent performance-to-power ratio in a dense, compact footprint.
“With the industry’s broadest SSD portfolio, we at Toshiba Memory are committed to addressing the full spectrum of applications,” said Alvaro Toledo, vice president, SSD marketing & product planning for Toshiba Memory America, Inc. “The XG6-P Series bridges the gap between high-end client and entry-level data center requirements, including burgeoning composable storage architectures that enable high-performance, scale-out designs for artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning, edge computing and HPC. Designed with a future-ready NVMe revision 1.3a protocol, the XG6-P Series offers new NVMe based privacy and management features beneficial to both client and data center customers.”
For more information, pricing and purchasing options jump over to the official Toshiba website.