Toshiba reveals their XG 5 series of M.2 NVMe SSDs

Toshiba reveals their XG 5 series  of M.2 NVMe SSDs

Toshiba reveals their XG 5 series of M.2 NVMe SSDs

 
Toshiba has revealed their new XG 5 series of M.2 NVMe SSDs, using the company’s new 64-layer 3D TLC NAND to offer premium performance levels.
 
This new SSD will come with capacities of 256GB, 512GB and 1TB and offer sequential speeds of up to 3,000 MB/s read and 2,100 MB/s write, making this Toshiba’s fastest consumer M.2 SSD to date. Using this SSD’s SLC-Cache feature, the drive will treat a portion of this SSD as 1 bit per cell SLC NAND and use this portion of this SSD for new writes to then move this data into TLC NAND for future use. 
 
Using this SSD’s SLC-Cache feature, the drive will treat a portion of this SSD as 1 bit per cell SLC NAND and use this portion of this SSD for new writes to then move this data into TLC NAND for future use. 
 

  

Toshiba reveals their XG 5 series  of M.2 NVMe SSDs

 

Toshiba has not announced the pricing of this new SSD series, though it is set to be released to the public in the first half of June.

 

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