The new SanDisk solid state drive (SSD) called X400 only has a height of 1.5 mm.
SanDisk is a global leader in flash storage solutions. Today SanDisk announced availability of its new SanDisk X400 SSD at CES 2016. The Sandisk X400 is the world’s thinnest one terabyte (1TB) SSD.
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The X400 is also an M.2 solid state drive (SSD). The X400 SSD comes with a mere 1.5mm height. The X400 SSD is designed for fast start-up and application launches.
CES 2016 exhibitor SanDisk states that the X400 SSD also gives extended battery life. According to SanDisk these benefits are important for 70% of consumers when using PCs.
Tarun Loomba is the Vice President and General Manager of Client Storage Solutions at SanDisk. According to Loomba the consumers want to work faster and with fewer interruptions.
“Consumers have spoken. They want to work faster, with fewer interruptions. Our ultra-slim 1TB2 M.2 X400 SSD enables our OEM customers to build completely new form factors with outstanding reliability and the near-instant boot-up and application loading that consumers expect,” said Tarun Loomba. “The X400 SSD is the flexible, highly reliable platform that our customers need to ensure an exceptional user experience for consumers.”
The ultra-slim 1TB2 M.2 X400 SSD by SanDisk, on display at CES 2016, gives the consumer fast power. It allows OEM customers to build completely new form factors with outstanding reliability.
In addition, the new SSD provides near-instant boot-up and application loading. According to SanDisk the new X400 SSD is a very flexible and highly reliable platform. The customers need the platform to ensure an exceptional user experience.
The X400 SSD is an optimal solution for digital signage, networking gear, point of sale (POS), and commercial PCs. The X400 SSD contains SanDisk’s own nCache 2.0 technology. The X400 SSD also contains the DataGuard technology along with additional error correction mechanisms.
“We have been witnessing a major shift in PC user-adoption as more consumers are increasingly choosing ultramobile devices,” said Jeff Janukowicz, research director for solid state drives and enabling technologies at IDC.
“The evolution of flash storage and its form factors has helped this category grow. SSD-based machines that are thinner, more lightweight and optimized for mobility provide a compelling and powerful solution to consumer and business users.”
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CES is the ultimate gathering place for those thriving on consumer technology business. The CES 2016 is organized by the CTA and will consist of more than 3600 exhibitors. The convention will take place in Las Vegas, Nevada from the 6th to the 9th of January, 2016.