Storage Capacity: 1GB
Encryption Standard: 256-bit
Maximum Read Transfer Rate: 1.76 GB/s
Maximum Write Transfer Rate: 1.76 GB/s
Wireless LAN: No
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|Max Sequential Read||Up to 1800 MB/s|
|Max Sequential Write||Up to 1800 MB/s|
The Intel SSD 660p will shake up the low end of the NVMe market with very good performance at an unprecedented price, even though write speeds can drop precipitously to 100MBps when very large amounts of data are written to the drive, or when it begins to fill up. Note that the 512MB version offers significantly slower performance.
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