Kingston, the world leader in memory products, has launched affordable UV400 Solid State Drive in India. It is priced Rs. 5,999 for 120GB and Rs. 10,000 for 240GB capacities and will be available in all leading retail and etail stores in India. it will soon also be available in 480 GB and 960GB capacities.
The UV400 SSD allows fast boot times, application loading and file transfers. It is powered by a four-channel controller for speeds of up to 550MB/s read and 500MB/s write, and is 10x faster than a 7200RPM hard-disk drive (HDD) as claimed by the company.
It is rugged and more durable than a mechanical hard drive as it is shock and vibration resistant. It is available as a stand-alone drive or as a bundle kit with all the accessories needed (2.5″ USB enclosure for notebooks and 3.5″ adapter for desktop, SATA cable and Acronis data migration software download coupon) for easy do-it-yourself installation.
“We are proud to bring UV400 to this market allowing users of all levels to replace their current mechanical hard drives with an SSD and see the benefits of higher performance,” said Nathan Su, Flash Memory Sales Director, APAC Region, Kingston. “The combination of a powerful four-channel controller and TLC NAND makes UV400 perfect for consumers who want to upgrade their existing system at an entry-level price.”