Silicon Power today unveiled the Velox V60, a 2.5-inch consumer solid state disk (SSD) that raises the bar when it comes to both looks and performance. The Velox V60 features a sleek metal body with SATA III interface that is able to deliver up tp 550MB/s read speeds and 500MB/s write speeds. Pretty much every SSD these days uses an LSI SandForce controller and the SP V60 is no exception to this rule. The V60 SSD is available in 60GB, 120GB, 240GB and 480GB and is backed by a three year warranty.
Featuring the latest SandForce controller, SP V60 unleashes the potential of SATA III 6Gbps interface to deliver up to 550MB/s reads; 500MB/s write transfer rate. The V60 can significantly improve performance over hard drive; it can boot a computer in seconds and quickly launch applications. The Velox V60 is more reliable and durable than a hard drive. It contains no moving parts, making it more resistant to shock and vibration. Weighing only 64 gram, the V60 is one of the lightest of its kind and generates less heat and noise, making it an ideal solution for notebook users on the go.