Samsung announced the launch of mass production of the SSI-drive PMI1643 with an impressive capacity of 30.72 TB. Solid-state storage has received a form factor of 2.5 inches and a SAS interface with a speed of 12 Gbit / s.
The drive consists of 512-GB V-NAND chips. The cache size is 40 GB, the memory standard is DDR4. The reading speed is 2100 MB / s, and the new SSD files can be recorded at a speed of 1,700 MB / s. Previously, Samsung already presented a similar drive for the corporate segment, but then the volume was half the current – 15.36 TB.
During the year, the expansion of Samsung’s SSD line is expected: modifications are planned with a capacity of 15.36 TB, 7.68 TB, 3.84 TB, 1.92 TB, 960 GB and 800 GB.