Active Media Products Launches SaberTooth™ S3 Mini PCIe SSDs

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Posted: 5 years 3 days ago

Fremont, California – September 21, 2009 – Active Media Products, manufacturer of SSDs and WWF series USB drives, today announced the Windows® 7 compatible SaberTooth S3 line of 16GB, 32GB and 64GB SATA Mini PCIe SSDs that are designed to bring a fresh performance boost to the Asus EeePC at affordable prices. "The SaberTooth S3 gives you Raptor-like performance for your Eee PC. The long wait to bootup and load applications with the default drive will be replaced by a few seconds of awe", ventured Jerry Thomson, vice president of sales at Active Media Products. "An SSD upgrade is the single best way to accelerate your netbook or UMPC, and our SaberTooth SSDs are specially made for popular netbook models."

Part Number
Description
Street Price
N16G-SATA-S3 16GB SaberTooth-S3 SATA Mini PCIe SSD, 95R/70W MB/sec
$69
N32G-SATA-S3 32GB SaberTooth-S3 SATA Mini PCIe SSD, 95R/70W MB/sec
$89
N64G-SATA-S3 64GB SaberTooth-S3 SATA Mini PCIe SSD, 95R/70W MB/sec
$159

SaberTooth S3 SSDs use the new multi-channel SMI controller and top brand MLC NAND flash to support zippy sequential read speeds up to 95MB/sec and sequential write speeds up to 70MB/sec. These SSDs also feature advanced ECC, bad bit management and wear leveling algorithms, which vastly improve reliability and endurance. The S3 series have a mini PCI Express (Mini PCIe) connector with a SATA-II 3Gbps interface. Active Media Products guarantees compatibility with Asus Eee PC 900, 900A, 901 and S101 netbooks. SaberTooth S3 series SSDs, measuring 2.7 x 1.3 inches (70 x 32 mm), are available today through Amazon in capacities up to 64GB.