Mushkin had a couple of new and upcoming products in its suite during CES. The first one is a new Striker SSD, which uses Phison's S10 controller coupled with Micron's 16nm 128Gbit MLC NAND. We already took a look at the Phison S10 controller in Corsair's Neutron XT and while it didn't set any new records, it was a decent middle-class controller. My biggest criticism about the Neutron XT was the price, but I'm confident that Mushkin's Striker will be more competitive thanks to more cost efficient NAND and typically Mushkin has been one of the value players. Availability will be in Q1'15, so expect to find the Striker on the shelves in the next two months or so. Pricing is to be announced. Mushkin...

FMS 2014: Silicon Motion Showcases SM2256 SSD Controller with TLC NAND Support

A couple of weeks ago at Flash Memory Summit, Silicon Motion launched their next generation SATA 6Gbps SSD controller. Dubbed simply as SM2256, the new controller is the first...

8 by Kristian Vättö on 8/20/2014

ADATA Premier SP610 SSD (256GB & 512GB) Review: Say Hello to an SMI Controller

The ADATA Premier SP610 is the first SSD with a new Silicon Motion SM2246EN controller to enter our test labs. This is a drive going after the lower cost...

24 by Kristian Vättö on 6/27/2014

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