Targeting hyper-scale data centres
Chinese startup Memblaze launched its next generation of PCIe NVMe SSD products, PBlaze 5 700 and 900 series, for hyper-scale data centre deployment and enterprise mission critical set-ups.
Transfer speed of up to 1800MB/s
ADATA has released its XPG SX7000 SSD that will use 3D NAND and come in M.2 2280 form-factor with a PCIe 3.0 x4 interface.
Coming in 120GB, 240GB and 480GB capacities
Corsair has released a new addition to its Force Series SSD lineup, the MP500 M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD series, which promises impressive performance of up to 3,000MB/s for read and up to 2,400MB/s for write.
Based on TLC 3D NAND
According to the latest leaked slide, Intel is working on the new performance-segment 610P series SSD based on TLC 3D NAND, M.2 2280 form-factor and PCIe NVMe interface.
Still sticking to 75W
It appears that earlier information regarding PCI-Express 4.0 slot and its ability to deliver 300W via slot was somewhat wrong as PCI-SIG has clarified that 300W were only fo certification process but that the maximum power delivery would stick to 75W.
Based on MLC NAND and U.2 PCIe interface
Super Talent has announced its newest Nova SSD lineup that will be available in capacities ranging from 120GB to 1920GB and PCIe 3.0 x4 U.2 interface.
Easy installation into server banks
Nvidia's Tesla P100 GPU has become accessible to server banks after the outfit hammered it into a PCIe form factor.
Headed for next-generation PCs and ultra-slim notebook PCs
Samsung has started mass producing the industry's first NVMe PCIe solid state drive (SSD) in a single ball grid array (BGA) package, for use in next-generation PCs and ultra-slim notebook PCs.
Coming in by the end of March
While Zotac has already announced its new Sonix PCIe 480GB SSD based on Phison controller, we still could not find it listed anywhere in Europe so we reached out to Zotac for a bit more information and it appears it will be coming by the end of March with a price set at around €349.