Today Toshiba unveiled their latest range of retail solid state drives (SSDs) called the TR200 SATA Retail SSD Series, which is particularly interesting because it comes equipped with 64-Layer 3D flash memory.

The series was unveiled during the China Digital Entertainment Expo & Conference (ChinaJoy) in Shanghai, China, however, it will also be shown off in Europe so you will be able to take a look during the GamesCom conference from August 22nd to August 26th.

And you’ll probably want to do that because it sounds like a pretty awesome drive.

Toshiba has designed it to operate on low power consumption but still with great performance that includes read/write speeds of up to 550 MB/s and 525 MB/s respectively. It also features a random read/write performance of up to 80,000 and 87,000 input/output operations per second

Alex Mei, vice president consumer SSDs and storage outbound marketing, at Toshiba America Electronics Corporation, Inc explained more about the drive:

We are excited to provide consumers with the new TR200 series, our first retail branded SATA 6Gbit/s drives to leverage state-of-the-art Toshiba 64-layer TLC BiCS FLASH. Seeking to provide enhanced real world performance and value to customers, the TR200 SSDs were engineered from the ground up utilizing the latest 3D flash memory technology to be a cost-effective and power-optimized storage solution for desktop and mobile upgraders, gamers, and system builders.

You can also read more about it at the source link below.

Source: Toshiba

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