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Transcend's SSD320 Proclaimed One of the Best SATA III SSDs

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Transcend's SSD320 Proclaimed One of the Best SATA III SSDs

Press release date: August 1, 2013

Transcend Information, Inc. (Transcend), a worldwide leader in storage and multimedia products, is proud to announce that its SSD320 2.5" SATA III solid state drive (SSD) has been highly praised by a number of professional reviewers for its outstanding performance and reliability at a competitive price. "If you want a solid SSD without spending a fortune, the Transcend SSD320 256GB is a great option," said the reviewer at

Aimed at users looking to boost performance of their notebook or desktop PC, Transcend's SSD320 SATA III SSD provides blazing-fast sequential transfer speeds of up to 560MB/s read and 530MB/s write, and maximum 4k random file writes of 87,000 IOPS. "For the average user, the performance offered by the SSD320 is very good, I'd say exceptional and a true revolution to the PC for those coming from mechanical drives," praised the reviewer. In terms of real world usage, an SSD320-equipped computer will boot up quicker, launch applications without delay, and complete file transfers significantly faster than traditional hard disk drives.

In addition to outstanding performance, the reviewers were particularly impressed with the bundled desktop upgrade kit and exclusive System Clone disk cloning software. "The inclusion of a premium disk migration utility and adapter bracket with this drive is one of the best we've seen to date in terms of added value," wrote the reviewer from before concluding "The Transcend SSD320 offers fast speeds, a slim and lightweight package, great price, and a robust accessory package that leaves us with an excellent overall value." Transcend's SSD320 2.5" SATA III SSD is currently available in three capacities: 64GB, 128GB and 256GB, and all are backed by a three-year warranty.

- Recommended Award, PCWizKid (US)
- Silver Award, El ChapuzasInformatico (Spain)
- Great Value Award, PureOverclock (US)
- Excellent Award, Hard H2O (Spain)
- Recommended Award, Conowego (Poland)
- Editor's Choice, Micro Mart (UK)
- Recommended Award, Noticias3D (Spain)
- Tom's Hardware Approved Recognition, Tom's Hardware (US)
- Best Features Award, TweakTown (US)

Transcend is a globally recognized leader in the manufacture of storage and multimedia products. Established in 1988, Transcend offers a full line of standard and proprietary memory modules, flash memory cards, USB flash drives, portable hard drives, solid-state drives, digital music players, card readers, multimedia products and industrial products. Transcend has manufacturing facilities in Taiwan and China, and has offices in the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, The Netherlands, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, China and Hong Kong. For more information, please visit


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