Plextor unveiled its new M5S series SSD at Computex this week. While the drive won't officially launch until later this month, the company has released a few details. According to a post on Plextor's Facebook page, the M5S is capable of delivering up to 520MB/s sequential read and 390MB/s sequential write speeds as well as up to 73,000 random read and 70,000 random write IOPS. The M5S will also initially be available in 64, 128, 256 GB capacities.


PLEXTOR Launch SSD Sets with Stunning True Speed Performance

True Speed Performance, Read/Write Up To 3900 / 3200 MB, Over-clocked Raid 0, compatible with major applications

(Taipei, Taiwan, June 5th, 2012) - Plextor, a leading developer and manufacturer of digital storage technology, is launching a combination of high-performance solid-state drive (SSD) that supports diverse applications and a professional read-and-write efficiency in the coming Computex 2012. An eight SSD array will show the stunningly high read-and-write speed of 3900/3200, the ultimate speed required of professional data storage that can be achieved. The highly stable performance of Plextor drives is reflected by its sustained, non-dropping speed as well as its non-compressing nature, in response to diverse demands of professional applications. Whether it's used in intense video editing or used for running multiple applications, the SSD drive will still maintain the high performance and will not cause any lag in performance.

Plextor will reveal its new-generation SSD M5 series drive that enjoys the highest read-and-write speed of 520/390 MB/s with a random accessing speed of 73,000/70,000. It satisfies users' needs and offers an experience of super-fast and smooth performance when running the most performance-demanding applications.

With the most rigid manufacturing process and high-standard quality control, Plextor ensures that every SSD will achieve and enjoy stable and consistent performances. Every SSD from Plextor needs to pass through high-temperature and performance tests before shipping in order to ensure the healthy status of every single flash on it. All products are well-checked for quality. Plextor not only guarantees the consistent performance that will not be reduced due to sustained uses and is confident that products of the highest standard will be delivered.