Toshiba Announces Availability of 19 nm NAND SSDs

Toshiba announced that its new family of THNSH Solid State Drives will be built on the company's 19 mm Multi-Level Cell (MLC) NAND technology and will include the world's smallest and highest density NAND flash drives. The drives will be available in capacities from 60 GB to 512 GB in both 2.5" and mSATA form factors and will include Toshiba's Quadruple Swing-By Code (QSBC) data protection and error correction technology.

According to the company, the THNSN series family "addresses the storage, performance and power efficiency demands of even the most data-intensive and energy-sensitive systems. The drives are ideal for high-end notebooks, tablets, PCs, all-in-one desktop computers and industrial PCs."

Model Number

THNSNHxxxGBST

THNSNHxxxGCST

THNSNHxxxGMCT

Form Factor

2.5-inch case

mSATA module

Storage Capacity (Formatted)

60 GB / 128 GB / 256 GB / 512 GB

60 GB / 128 GB / 256 GB / 512 GB

60 GB / 128 GB / 256 GB

NAND Technology

19 mm MLC NAND

Transfer Rate to Host

534 MB/s (510 MiB/s)

Data Transfer Rate

Max Sequential Write

512 GB / 256 GB

482 MB/s (460 MiB/s)

512 GB / 256 GB

482 MB/s (460 MiB/s)

256 GB / 128 GB

471 MB/s (450 MiB/s)

128 GB

471 MB/s (450 MiB/s)

128 GB:

471 MB/s (450 MiB/s)

60 GB:

450 MB/s (430 MiB/s)

60 GB:

450 MB/s (430 MiB/s)

60 GB

450 MB/s (430 MiB/s)

MTTF

1.5M hours

External Dimensions (WxDxH)

69.85 mm x 100.0 mm x 9.5 mm

69.85 mm x 100.0 mm x 7.0 mm

30.0 mm x 50.95 mm x 3.95 mm

Maximum Weight

51 g (60 GB / 128 GB)

55 g (256 GB / 512 GB)

49 g (60 GB / 128 GB)

53 g (256 GB / 512 GB)

7.5 g (60 GB / 128 GB)

7.8 g (256 GB)

The drives are currently "readily available" across Europe. More information is accessible at Toshiba Storage's website.

 

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  • tmk221
    please benchmark!
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  • WINTERLORD
    yea was wondering if there where any benchmarks on this since there available in europe
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  • rantoc
    Featuring 0,5 erase cycles / cell? Shrinkage isn't always a good thing when it comes to nand's
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