Corsair has announced the MP600 Pro XT Hydro X Edition Gen4 PCIe x4 M.2 NVMe SSD – White, designed for powerful gaming PCs. The main feature of the 4TB / 2TB SSD drive is the liquid cooling system. On the solid-state module is the XM2 water block, made in white with a pattern in the form of triangles.
The 4TB / 2TB SSD internal drives are based on the M.2 module of 2280 format with 3D TLC NAND flash memory chips (three bits of information per cell). For data exchange, a PCIe 4.0 x4 interface (NVMe 1.4 specification) is used. It has Hydro X series XM2 water block, which can easily add the device to your custom cooling loop and achieve maximum performance.
The family includes models with a capacity of 2 and 4 TB. The declared sequential read speed of information reaches 7100 MB/s, the sequential write speed is 6800 MB/s. The IOPS (input/output operations per second) is up to 1 million for random reading of data in blocks of 4 KB and up to 1.2 million for random writing.
Corsair MP600 Pro XT Hydro X Edition White price and availability
New Corsair MP600 Pro XT Hydro X Edition Gen4 PCIe x4 SSD NVMe M.2 in White color come with a five-year warranty. The price of the younger version is approximately $390, while the older version will cost $795 and can be purchased via Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk websites.
Recently, Western Digital has expanded its Gaming SSD series with the WD Black SN770 (pricing starts from $59.99 on Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk). It is an M.2 drive equipped with a PCIe Gen4 x4 interface. This WD SN770 SSD is offered in 250 GB, 500 GB, 1 TB, and 2 TB capacities. The WD_Black SN770 SSD M.2 2280 does not use DRAM caching.