June 1st, 2011 by Thomas Sullivan
OCZ Launches Three New RevoDrive Models: RevoDrive 3, RevoDrive 3 X2, and RevoDrive Hybrid
At Computex OCZ launched three new PCIe-based SSDs extending their already popular RevoDrive lineup. The new models include the dual-processor RevoDrive 3, the quad-processor RevoDrive 3 X2, and the new SSD/HDD RevoDrive Hybrid. All models sport the latest SandForce SF-2200 processors, with speeds upwards of 200,000 random 4K write IOPS offered on the RevoDrive 3 X2.
The base RevoDrive 3 will be offered in 120 to 240GB capacities, with a starting price of $699 on the 240GB model. It offers speeds ranging from 700MB/s write to 900MB/s read, with random 4K write IOPS peaking at 120k. The RevoDrive 3 X2 will be offered in capacities ranging from 240GB to 960GB, with the same $699 starting price on the 240GB model.
OCZ RevoDrive 3 X2 Specifications:
- PCI-Express x4
- Onboard RAID0 Configuration
- 4 x SandForce SF-2200
- Up to 1,500MB/s Read and Up to 1,200MB/s Write
- Up to 200,000 IOPS 4K Random Write
- $699 Starting price for 240GB version
The RevoDrive Hybrid will also be offered in 240-960GB capacities, with the same $699 starting price, although will be limited to only 30,000 random 4K write IOPS.