Corsair Shatters SSD Affordability Barrier

Tagged: solid state drive, SSD, Press Releases
Source: Corsair Memory - Read the full article
Posted: 4 years 6 weeks ago

FREMONT, Calif. — June 18, 2010 — Corsair®, a worldwide designer and supplier of high-performance components to the PC gaming hardware market, today announced a new milestone in the affordability of Corsair Solid State Drives. For a limited time, Corsair’s award-winning Nova Series SSDs are available for as little as $69.99 after mail-in rebate.

“The 32GB Nova Series SSD is great for streamlined boot drives, netbook upgrades, and even RAID configurations,” stated Jim Carlton, VP of Marketing at Corsair. “The aggressive pricing of these drives makes the benefits of SSDs accessible to everyone.”

Nova Series of SSDs have been well reviewed the world over for their excellent combination of performance and price. ZDnet said of the 128GB Nova Series, “...among its peers, the 128GB Corsair Nova hits the right capacity/price/performance point and so is our overall choice.” And Computerbase in Germany stated, “The Corsair Nova was able to convince in all tests and did not show any weaknesses.... it is one of the most interesting SSDs on the market and has thus earned our recommendation.”

Corsair’s Nova Series 32GB SSD delivers read speeds up to 195 MB/s and write speeds up to 70 MB/s for outstanding system performance, fast system start-ups, quicker game and application loads for your daily needs. The built-in 64MB cache ensures smooth stutter-free operation for reliable performance. It is supplied with a three year warranty, and is backed up by Corsair's highly regarded customer service and technical support.

More information on the Nova Series 32GB solid-state drive can be found on Corsair’s web site, and images can be found here. The complete ZDnet article can be found here, and the complete Computerbase article can be found here.                                          

About Corsair
Founded in 1994, Corsair supplies high performance products purchased primarily by PC gaming enthusiasts who build their own PCs or buy pre-assembled customized systems.  The company's award-winning products include DRAM memory modules, USB flash drives, power supply units, solid-state drives, cooling systems and computer cases.

 

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massau
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MoleMania wrote:

Cool, hopefully this is the start of an SSD revolution!

i aree i buy ssd's when it will be 2€/gig or less as long if it is higher i wont buy it i mean 100€(i could buy 2*1 tb whit it or even more)  for 30g is ridicules if it is 60€ or 50€ than i buy it.

MoleMania
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Cool, hopefully this is the start of an SSD revolution!