Plextor to Unleash Next-Generation Solid-State Storage Solutions Next Month

Plextor to to Formally Unveil M6-Series SSDs During CES 2014

by Anton Shilov
12/11/2013 | 10:48 PM

Plextor, a leading developer and manufacturer of high-performance digital media and storage devices, will introduce its new portfolio of consumer, enterprise and industrial storage solutions at a private press conference in Las Vegas during the International Consumer Electronics Show next month. The most expected products that will finally make their debut at the show are M6-series solid-state drives.

 

Plextor will formally unveil its sixth generation M6 series consumer solid-state drive lineup. The new M6 series features next-generation firmware with 2.5” and mSATA solutions, as well as the addition of an ultra-fast M.2 PCI express SSD. The M6 features the next generation of Plextor’s proprietary TrueSpeed technology working in tandem with the Marvell 88SS9187 controller for enhanced performance and reliability. The new drive will also feature the latest generation of A19 Toggle NAND flash from Toshiba and an ultra-slim 5mm casing.

Plextor will also introduce its new portfolio of enterprise storage products. Designed specifically for the cloud-computing environment, Plextor will present storage solutions for both read-intensive and mixed-usage server application that focus on reduced total cost of ownership and enhanced user experience.

Finally, Plextor will introduce new solutions for the rapidly growing industrial storage market. Plextor’s industrial portfolio is designed to meet a wide range of challenging environmental conditions and demanding applications, including ATMs, POS, gaming, defense, and automotive solutions.

All Plextor SSDs feature design, development, production, and testing by Plextor’s in-house team of engineers.