ADATA hits back with a new line of SATA 6.0 Gbps SSDs, the Premier SP550. Coming in 120GB, 240GB, 480GB and 960GB sizes, these slim 2.5-inch SSDs (7mm thick) are built with TLC NAND Flash memory chips, a SATA 6.0 Gbps interface, an SMI SM2256 controller and a MTBF of 1.5 million hours.
Adopting ADATA’s LDPC ECC Engine technology (Low Density Parity Check ECC), RAID Engine and DATA Shaping for ensuring data integrity and maintaining high stability, the Premier SP550 SSDs promise to deliver read/write speeds of up to 560/410 MB/s (120GB model) and 560/510 MB/s (240GB & 480GB models), respectively. Unfortunately, there’s no word on pricing yet. [Product Page]