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Intel 520 Series 240GB Review @ OCC

@ 2012/02/07 read/post comments(0)
The heart of the performance of the Intel 520 series drive is the LSI Sandforce 2281 NAND controller. Intel partnered with LSI to develop a robust firmware specifically for this drive. Along with the firmware are AES 256-bit encryption and… Go To Full Article

Intel SSD 520 Series 240GB Review

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It's not the first time Intel is using third-party controllers, in fact it had previously favored the Marvell 88SS9174 for their SSD 510 Series. Since the days of the original X25-M SSD, Intel solid state storage products have been characterized… Go To Full Article

Intel 520 Series 240GB Solid State Drive Review

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Today we are looking at the latest Solid State Drive from Intel - the 520 series, codenamed 'Cherryville'. The drive is built around 'compute quality' 25 nanometer NAND flash memory and offers a claimed maximum sequential read speed of 550… Go To Full Article

Thermaltake Chaser MK-1 Case

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The crew at Pro-Clockers seem rather impressed with Thermaltake's Chaser MK-1 case. Hit the link above to see why they gave this case a "highly recommended" rating. Not as extreme as the Level 10 GT but equally fascinating is the… Go To Full Article

Intel SSD 520 Review: Cherryville Brings Reliability to SandForce

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Intel was rumored to be working on a SandForce based drive for several months now, but even the rumors couldn't encapsulate just how long Intel and SF has worked on this drive. According to Intel, the relationship began 1.5 years… Go To Full Article

Intel's 520 Series solid-state drive

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Intel has gotten a lot of mileage out of the SSD controller it designed for the original X25-M. This chip made its debut in 2008, back when Justin Bieber was underground. Since then, the same controller architecture has been stretched… Go To Full Article

Leaked Windows 8 shots show missing Start orb

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Microsoft seems to be erasing all traces of the Start menu we all know and love, at least in Windows 8's default configuration. Last year's Developer Preview already responded differently to a click on the Start orb in Desktop mode,… Go To Full Article

Intel SSD 520 Series Solid State Drive @ Benchmark Reviews

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For the past several years, consumers searching through the available selection of Solid State Drive (SSD) storage devices have noticed that capacity continues to favor the hard disk drive counterpart. While it could be a few more years before any… Go To Full Article

Intel SSD 520 Cherryville 240 GByte Review @ Hardware-Mag.de

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We have just released a Review of the 240 GByte Intel SSD 520 Cherryville Solid State Drive based on 25 nm MLC-NAND-Flash and SandForce SF-2281, including Benchmarks and many more details. Go To Full Article

Intel 520 240GB SSD Review @ Hardware Canucks

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We've been hearing about and anticipating new Intel's Cherryville SSDs for some time now they are finally being released in the guise of the 520 series. They are built around the same SandForce SF2281 controller we have come to know… Go To Full Article

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