Biostar has announced the M720 series solid-state drives suitable for desktop and laptop computers. The products are made in the popular M.2 2280 form factor with dimensions of 22 × 80 mm.
The new items are relatively inexpensive products with PCI Express 3.0 x4 interface (NVMe 1.3 specification). DRAM cache is not provided by the design.
The series is presented in two models – with a capacity of 256 and 512 GB. In the younger version, the speed of sequential reading of information reaches 3350 MB / s, the speed of sequential writing is 1300 MB / s. In the older version, these values are up to 3450 and 1800 MB / s, respectively.
The operating temperature range extends from 0 to plus 70 degrees Aim. The drives do not have a cooling heatsink. The thickness of the solutions is 3.5 mm. It is about compatibility with computers running Microsoft Windows, Apple macOS and Linux operating systems. Sales will start shortly. No information about the estimated price is yet available.