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Intel's first SATA 6Gb/sec offering - Intel 510 Series SSD - Intel's first SATA 6Gb/sec offering - Intel 510 Series SSD
Mon, Mar 07 2011 | 12:01PM | Filed under: Hard Drives| PermaLink Posted by: STAFF

"While we were glad to see Intel step up and release this 6Gb/sec part, I can't help but feel this was a bit of a rush job. While the drive performed decently and reliably, I certainly didn't get that same feeling of performance awesomeness present with each of their previous releases. I believe this 510 was pushed out as a stop gap measure, with speedier offerings coming down the road. Sure you could argue this is meant to be a consumer drive only and should be 'good enough' for most people, but the competition is upgrading the definition of 'consumer grade' on a daily basis."

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