Closed BIWIN Announces Power-Efficient mSATA SSDs Tags: SSD Components Computex Last response: June 2, 2013 7:16 PM in News comments Share N.Broekhuijsen June 2, 2013 3:00:07 AM BIWIN's upcoming SSDs will use 99 percent less power than standard full-size mSATA SSDs while running idle. BIWIN Announces Power-Efficient mSATA SSDs : Read more More about : biwin announces power efficient msata ssds DarkSable June 2, 2013 3:12:34 AM "While running idle." It's a step forward. Not a very important one, but a step forward. deksman June 2, 2013 10:27:16 AM Well, most drives (HDD's and SSD's) do have a tendency to spend majority of the time idling if I'm not mistaken. From that front, its not a bad thing, however I share the sentiment that its a minor step forward. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer drwho1 June 2, 2013 7:16:11 PM ins't "running idle" the same as Standing Still/NOT In use? I would rather read about how much more battery life while in use. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumSolvedCan i use mSATA SSDs on a m.2 socket? ForumHP 9470m with two SSDs : one Sata and one in the mSATA slot? ForumAre MSATA SSDs any good? ForumNow that there's mSATA, can we get 3.5" SSDs for our desktops? More resources !