Transcend announced the availability of 1 Terabyte M.2 Solid State Drive with 2280 form factor for ultra-thin computing devices like Ultrabook, tablet computers and laptops
Transcend’s MTS800 M.2 SSD is equipped with MLC NAND flash, protective technologies such as Global Wear-leveling, Advanced Garbage Collection, and Device Sleep mode.
It utilizes the next-generation SATA III 6Gb/s interface and it is capable of delivering sequential read/write performance of up to 560MB/s and 460MB/s respectively.
Transcend said the SSD supplies the MTS800’s capacity to its full scale ranging from 32GB to 1TB.
Transcend’s MTS800 features Error Correction Code, Device Sleep mode and the S.M.A.R.T. function. More standard mechanisms include Intelligent Block Management and Wear-leveling algorithm to protect data integrity and prolong SSD lifespan.
The SSD supports Intel Smart Response Technology in which an SSD is used as a cache between the hard disk drive and the computer system to memorize the applications and files that are most frequently accessed.
Apart from MTS800 available in 32GB~1TB capacities, two other Transcend’s MTS400 and MTS600 M.2 SSD models are also available in 32GB~512GB. All the MTS series are backed by Transcend’s Three-year Limited Warranty.