Toshiba launches first 512GB SSD

Posted by ctitanic (left mobilitysite) on Dec 18, 2008

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I really think that the days of HDD are counted and that SSD is the future. And this news about Toshiba releasing a 512 GB SSD seems to confirm this idea.

Toshiba has announced its latest SSD line that includes the industry’s first 512GB SSD. That much storage capacity puts the SSD up there with some of the largest traditional HDDs aimed at notebook users. The 2.5-inch 512GB SSD is built using Toshiba’s 43nm NAND technology.

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  • Pony99CA

    Nice, but when can we get this in a MicroSD card? :D

    Seriously, I notice they didn’t list the price of this. Disks are still bigger and cheaper. And are access and write times as fast as disk?

    Also, have they solved the problem with only being able to write to specific areas a limited number of times? I know there are some things they do to minimize the problem, so I’m not sure how bad it is, but I still wonder (even on my PDA).

    Steve

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