Transcend is pleased to announce their newest line of SATA 6.0 Gbps SSDs, the SSD220. Available in two different storage capacities: 240GB and 480GB, these slim 2.5-inch SSDs (6.8mm thick) are built with a durable aluminum casing, TLC NAND Flash memory chips, a SATA 6.0 Gbps interface, TRIM support, SMART support and NCQ support.
Implementing the LDPC codes for extending the product life in wear leveling and corresponding to the SATA DevSleep mode for reducing power consumption than the conventional power-saving mode (up to 90% cut the power consumption), the Transcend SSD220 SSDs promise to deliver read/write speeds of up to 550/450 MB/s (240GB & 480GB models).
The Transcend SSD220 SSDs will start shipping this month, prices unannounced yet. [Product Page]