Kingston has unveiled its new SSD SSD series – the KC2500. They are made in the form factor M.2 2280 and are designed for PC and laptops. New items are equipped with an SMI 2262EN controller, and the type of memory used is TLC, which means the ability to store three bits in one cell.
The interface uses PCIe Gen 3.0 x4. Characteristics look like this:
Volume: 250 and 500 GB, 1 and 2 TB
Sequential read and write speeds: up to 3500 and 2900 MB / s, respectively
MTBF: 2 million hours
Encryption systems: 256-bit hardware encryption AES-XTS.
It is expected that new drives will appear in the summer, but there are no exact dates yet. The price also remains unknown – both on the global and Russian markets.