- Nov 10, 2017
Samsung has announced the PM1653, a 24G SAS (SAS-4) SSD, which it claims is the industry’s highest performing product in its market segment. The SSD is designed for handling AI and big data workloads in enterprise servers, the Korean firm said.
The new 24G SAS-4 interface is capable of supported double the speed of the previous 12G SAS-3 generation and the PM1653 is the first 24G SAS SSD to use sixth-generation V-NAND chips which allow for storage capacities from 800GB to 30.72TB for complex enterprise server systems. The SSD has an incredible read speed of 4,300MB/s.
Samsung has unveiled the PM1653 SSD for enterprise. It boasts read speeds of 4,300MB/s and is currently being sampled by select customers. Mass production is expected in the second half of the year.