Transcend Information, Inc. has announced the availability of 1 Terabyte MTS800 M.2 Solid State Drive for Ultrabook, tablet computers and laptops. The 1 Terabyte M.2 SSD comes with 2280 form factor and is equipped with high-quality MLC NAND flash for stability. It is exclusively built in protective technologies, such as Global Wear-leveling, Advanced Garbage Collection, and Device Sleep mode.
Transcend’s MTS800 is capable of delivering sequential read/write performance of up to 560MB/s and 460MB/s respectively. MTS800 features multiple built-in technologies for optimum protection, including Error Correction Code (ECC) that helps detect and correct potential transfer errors, Device Sleep mode to reduce power consumption and shorten the response time upon wake-up from Sleep or Hibernate, and the S.M.A.R.T. function to efficiently monitor SSD health conditions. It also includes Intelligent Block Management and Wear-leveling algorithm to protect data integrity and prolong SSD lifespan.
The MTS series of Transcend supports Intel Smart Response Technology in which an SSD is used as a cache between the hard disk drive and the computer system to memorize the applications and files that are most frequently accessed. This allows the hard disk to offer more storage capacity to process and store other programs and files so as to improve the overall efficiency. Beside the MTS800 in 32GB~1TB capacities, Transcend intro MTS400 and MTS600 M.2 SSD in 32GB~512GB capacity.