|Strontium Introduces HAWK Solid State Drives in India
IT News Online Staff
Strontium Technology has announced a new series of high-performance solid state drives in India called HAWK solid state drives. These are Hynix made solid state drives with Strontium branding and after sales support. They are based on SandForce's SF2281 controller and SK Hynix flash.
The drives are meant to be an upgrade option for consumers who are looking to buy new laptop or desktop. With over 500 MBps of read and write performance, the HAWK SSD will make Mac Books and PCs run faster. In addition, SSDs feature enhanced durability, shock-proof, silent operation and are more reliable as compared to traditional hard drives.
Strontium said the HAWK SSD makes the computer more responsive. With quicker boot up and shorter lead time in applications loading, it will definitely enhance one's daily productivity and ensure the system takes flight to the next level. HAWK SSDs are backed by a three-year warranty.
- 2.5-inch drive
- SandForce SF-2281
- MLC NAND Flash for fast performance
- Available Capacities: 120 GB and 240 GB
- Sequential Performance (256 KB, MAX): Read: 510 MBps, Write: 470 MBps
- Random Performance (4 KB, MAX): Read: 50,000 IOPS, Write: 38,000 IOPS
- Supports SATA I/ II/ III Interface
- TRIM Support (O/S Support Required)
- Power Consumption: 0.82W (Active), 0.26W (Idle)
- Mean Time between Failures (MBTF): 1.2M
- 3 years Strontium limited warranty
The HAWK SSDs are available with Strontium's authorized distributors and channel partners at a street price of Rs. 6999/- for the 120 GB model (SRSSDHK-25/120GIII) and Rs. 12,999/- for the 240 GB model (SRSSDHK-25/240GIII) and exclusively with its e-commerce partner www.homeshop18.com in India.