Intel Optane SSD 905P: It's been six months since Intel released Optane 900, high performance SSDs for workstations, or high performance PC enthusiasts using 3D XPoint memory (3D XPoint memory) and the company announced the 905P series to improve its performance.
As with the 900 series, the 905P series comes as U.2 or HHHL (half-height half-length) but doubles the storage capacity to 480GB and 960GB, respectively. The 905P HHHL version also features a blue LED design that will attract gamers. The new discs come with the same 5 warranty (900 years) of the XNUMX series.
Compared to other SSMs that use NVMe technology, Intel's 3D XPoint drives have already proven excellent performance and new 905Ps are reported to increase sequential and random read / write speeds. OR website Tom's Hardware lists the Intel Optane SSD 905P HHL as the fastest SSD on the market, although this conclusion is based on only a few preliminary benchmark tests.
The advantages can be that the 3D XPoint memory has a lower delay (under 10 microseconds) and greater durability (10 full records per day).
As for the cost? The price of 905P is in 599 dollars for U.2 in 480GB U.2, while for half-height 960GB the price goes up to 1.200 dollars.