Toshiba Today we announce the launch of two SSDs for the gaming market, which we are talking about RD500 and RC500, where both share the format M.2 2280 with PCI-Express 3.0 x4 NVMe 1.3c interface that comes with its own memory chip TLC BiCS Flash of 96 floors.
The Toshiba RD500 This is a top-of-modelthe-ange companies, which incorporate new drivers 8 the channel that, together with the memory, will allow to reach sequential speeds up to 3400 MB / s read and up to 3200 MB / s write while random read and 4K write are 685,000/ /625,000 IOPS. This model will be available with maximum capacity. 2 TB, although it will also have two variants, namely 1 TB and 500 GB. All units are compatible with The guarantee 5 years old.
The Toshiba RC500 is his younger brother with a controller 4 the channel and it's designed for computers that are cheaper, and that means sequential speed of up to 1700/1600 MB / s reading and writing 4K randomly from 355,000/ /410,000 IPS. This model will arrive in a capacity of 250 GB, 500 GB and 1 TB supported by The 3 year old guarantee.
As for the availability of both units, they will arrive during the fourth quarter of this year, what will happen when we also know their prices, but they must be cheaper than their competitors, because Toshiba makes its own souvenirs, controllers and will want to make noise in this irrigation market.