Corsair has announced a new line of LSI SandForce SSDs, which offer the fastest overall performance in its SandForce-based lineup.
The Force Series GS SSDs are powered by a LSI SandForce SF-2200 controller and Toggle NAND memory. The series is available in capacities of 180 GB, 240 GB, 340 GB and 480 GB. It is based on a 2.5-inch form factor SATA 6.0 GB/s interface, with a 3.5-inch adapter for easy installation into a PC.
|Capacity||180 GB||240 GB||340 GB||480 GB|
|Max Sequential Read |
|555 MB/s||555 MB/s||555 MB/s||540 MB/s|
|Max Sequential Write|
|525 MB/s||525 MB/s||530 MB/s||455 MB/s|
|Max Random 4k Write |
|90,000 IOPS||90,000 IOPS ||50,000 IOPS||50,000 IOPS|
The Force Series GS SSDs are immediately available with prices starting at $189.99 for 180 GB, $239.99 for 240 GB, $349.99 for 340 GB and $489.99 for 480 GB capacities. You can learn more about the new Force Series GS at Corsair's website or blog.