ZOTAC Announces its First Solid State Drives

ZOTAC International, a leading manufacturer of graphics cards, ZBOX Mini PCs. Now they entering storage market with its 2.5”- inch SSDs for desktops, notebooks.

ZOTAC Premium Edition SSDs offers start with 120GB, 240GB and 480GB capacities, the SATA III based SSDs comes with a quad-core Phison SSD controller and outstanding MLC NAND for marathon reliability with up to 480 TBW and up to 3,000 PE cycles. With robust performance, delivering sequential read/write speeds of up to 520MBps and 500MBps.

Data Protection:

With data moving in and out at incredible speeds, data corruption can be an occurrence. The ZOTAC Premium Edition SSDs feature technology that enhances data protection, including:

  • End to End Data Path Protection – detects and corrects any errors along the paths that your data takes between the DRAM, controller, and NAND

  • SmartECC – reconstructs bad/faulty pages when regular ECC checks fail

  • SmartRefresh – monitoring the health status of ECC blocks and refreshing blocks intermittently to advance data retention

  • Power Failure Protection – minimizing the time data is housed in the cache to prevent data loss during unexpected power outage

  • Dynamic Wear Leveling – ensuring that the use of the NAND is spread out to extend the SSD’s lifespan

  • All ZOTAC SSDs are backed by a limited three year warranty.

Product highlights:

  • Capacities: 240GB and 480GB

  • Phison quad-core controller

  • 3000 PE Cycle and up to 480 TBW

  • 7mm height, 2.5” SATA III SSD drive

  • Read: up to 520MB/s

  • write: up to 500MB/s

  • Up to 512MB DDR3 cache