Items tagged with RAIDDrive

Is "fast" ever "fast enough?" No, probably not. Super Talent has been pushing speed boundaries for years now, offering up one of the first USB 3.0 thumb drives earlier in the year. Since then, a number of other rivals have come to market, but Super Talent is bringing the focus back on their USB 3.0 RAIDDrive with a new firmware update. No one really expects a company to bring a firmware update to a USB drive, but Super Talent has. Thanks to a new update, which takes advantage of 2nd generation USB 3.0 host controllers, the RAIDDrive can now transfer up to 55MB/sec faster, or up to 370MB/sec overall. That's definitely quick for a thumb drive, and it's proven in this video below. Not a bad (free!)... Read more...
Super Talent actually released its original RAIDDrive nearly a year ago, but with USB 3.0 on the rise, it hasn't waste any time in transforming the popular device into once that can now take advantage of the faster version of the USB protocol. This week, the company said that it had started to ship the USB 3.0 RAIDDrive in volume, with 32GB, 64GB and 128GB versions available. It's fully compatible with USB 2.0, but if you've got a USB 3.0 PCI-Express card or ExpressCard, you'll see transfer rates of around 10x faster. There's not a set price yet, but we bet it'll be released soon as they make their way to retail outlets. Super Talent Announces Volume Shipment of Highly Anticipated USB 3.0 RAIDDriveTM... Read more...
Please Super Talent, let this not be a joke. Here on the always comical first day of April, Super Talent has announced its reaction to Fusion-io's ioDrive and OCZ's Z Drive: the patented RAIDDrve. Put simply, this is Super Talent's own PCI Express-based SSD solution, designed to bring quick, durable SSD functionality straight to the motherboard via the lightning fast PCI Express bus interface. The device is positioned as an extension of its RAIDSSD product line, and it supports upwards of 2TB of MLC or SLC NAND Flash. It also features a turbocharged DRAM Cache and full battery backup to protect your data in case of power failure. Said devices connect through a PCIe Gen. 2.0 x8 interface and are... Read more...