We are thrilled to see Intel push out a third generation of their own native controller, but it has left us wondering what is in store next. As much as we would love it, we have yet to see an Intel-branded SATA 6Gb/sec part. For now we`ll just have to stick with the improved IOPS, latency, and write speeds of the 320 Series. I`m guessing these will outsell the 6Gb/sec parts, mainly because the larger and cheaper flash memory can give Intel enough price overhead to constantly undercut the competition in the coming months. As always, we will keep an eye on what`s coming, and pass this onto you as we dig deeper."
Any major computer upgrade generally requires a full software reinstall too. No so if you heed the advice in the guide to Upgrading a Motherboard without Reinstalling. PCSTATS Tips