What Is SATA Express and Why It Matters

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What Is SATA Express and Why It Matters

Postby Apoptosis » Fri Apr 25, 2014 9:19 am

The Serial ATA International Organization (SATA-IO) recently announced Serial ATA Revision 3.2 and with that comes the first implementation of SATA Express. You know what SATA Express is right? It is the new specification that blends PCI Express with Serial ATA to come up with a super faster interface that alleviates the SATA bottleneck that we’ve run into with the majority of high-end Solid-State Drives (SSDs). The SATA III specification allowed for up to 6Gbps (600MB/s), which was fast back in the day, but now with the new the SATA Express standard you can expect to speeds of up to 16Gbps (1.97GB/s) very soon. Read on to find out more!

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