Mushkin Adds Source M.2 SATA Solid-State Drives

👤by Michael Pabia Comments 📅16.10.2018 15:15:27

Mushkin expands its Source Solid-State Drive Series with M.2 2280 SATA offerings available in capacities 120GB, 250GB, 500GB, and 1TB. The Mushkin Source M.2 SSD, like the Source SSD 2.5-inch form factor, features the Silicon Motion SM2258XT controller and 3D TLC NAND flash. The Mushkin Source M.2 SSDs deliver speeds of up to 560MB/s sequential read and up to 520MB/s sequential write. It also features the Mushkin Enhanced Data-Protection Suite (MEDS) which is a set of premium features that enhance the SSD’s reliability, performance, and lifespan.

Mushkin Source M.2 SSD Features

MEDS (Mushkin Enhanced Data-protection Suite) ensures data protection with the following features below:
- Built-in LDPC ECC provides the most-powerful data correction level in use today
- Data shaping increases endurance
- StaticDataRefresh ensures data integrity
- Global wear-leveling evens program/erase counts across data blocks to extend lifespan
SLC caching accelerates burst performance
Device Sleep mode (DEVSLP) supported
Supports Security Erase
TRIM support
High-reliability 3D TLC NAND flash
S.M.A.R.T. support
User-upgradeable firmware
Temperature sensor
Low Power Consumption: (Idle): 0.08W / (Active Max): 2W

The Mushkin Source M.2 2280 SATA Solid-State Drives is covered with a 3-year limited warranty. The Mushkin Source M.2 SSDs are now available at the US region via Newegg and other partner resellers, other regions to follow. Suggested retail prices are as follows:
Source Mushkin M.2 SSD 120GB: $32.99USD
Source Mushkin M.2 SSD 250GB: $47.99USD
Source Mushkin M.2 SSD 500GB: $86.99USD
Source Mushkin M.2 SSD 1TB: 169.99USD

Learn more about the Mushkin Source M.2 SATA SSDs here.

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