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Old March 10, 2009, 06:41 PM
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Default OCZ Z Drive: Pretty interesting

Saw a link for this at the Inq. Its an OCZ drive that the reviewer says:
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Average reads over 700MB/s, average write speeds over 600MB/s (consistent!)
IT-review.net - OCZ Z-drive review

Wonder what this will cost? Also looks like it sits in a PCI-E slot.
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Old March 10, 2009, 06:48 PM
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Yeah there are a few companies sporting PCIe SSD's... some even higher than 700mb a second! Although they may not need to keep em in the PCIe once SATA III is released.
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Old March 10, 2009, 06:51 PM
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Hmmm very interesting.
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Old March 10, 2009, 07:41 PM
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Holy crap!
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Old March 10, 2009, 07:44 PM
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We're going to need bigger mobos with a tonne of PCIE slots and nothing else soon lol!
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Old March 10, 2009, 07:51 PM
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I am really not that impressed. From what people have said it is just a regular Highpoint RAID card with 4 Vertex' surrounding it, fit in to a nice HUGE case.
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Old March 12, 2009, 01:12 PM
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Next thing we will see a video card that fit into our hard drive rails that run off SataII >.<. Maybe on a server build...
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Old March 13, 2009, 06:08 PM
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how much ?
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Old March 13, 2009, 06:09 PM
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Not in production yet.
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Old March 13, 2009, 07:50 PM
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Holy crap, its longer than those Geforce GPUs

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