PNY has released two new high-performance consumer solid state drives, targeted at both laptops and desktop systems – the CS1311 and CS2211.
The PNY CS2211 SSD is the company’s new high-end offering targeted at gamers and enthusiasts, while the CS1311 is aimed at the entry-level value segment.
The PNY CS2211 is the company’s next-generation XLR8 SSD with extreme performance for demanding multimedia tasks. It has been optimized for high sequential read speeds of up to 565 MB/s, which should dramatically improve game load and entry times. The 2.5” SATA III (6Gb/s) SSD will be available in three storage variants – 240GB, 480GB, and 960GB. They all utilize the latest MLC NAND flash and come standard with a four-year limited warranty.
The PNY CS1311 too will be available SATA 2.5” form factor and will be available in capacities ranging from 120GB to 960GB. These drives are optimized for mixed workload and offer fast, stable performance to individuals upgrading to an SSD for the first time. PNY offers a 3-year limited warranty on the CS1311 drives.