Super Talent announces MasterDrive SX SSDs with 128MB of DRAM cache

Super Talent today launched a new line of MasterDrive SX SSDs that incorporate 128MB of DRAM cache and reach new performance levels in high performance laptops. The Super Talent MasterDrive SX is based on an advanced new 8-channel controller and MLC NAND Flash. Its 8-channel architecture combined with a hefty 128MB of DRAM cache takes full advantage of the 3Gbps SATA-II bandwidth. The MasterDrive SX is capable of sequential read speeds up to 220 MB/sec and sequential write speeds up to 200 MB/sec.

MasterDrive SX SSDs are encased in a sturdy yet lightweight aluminum shell that protects the drives against physical damage. Super Talent MasterDrive SX SSDs are available now in capacities up to 256GB. Street prices for the 128GB drive are around $359