OCZ Vertex Plus series Solid State Drives (SSD) are one of the fastest, coolest, quietest and durable alternatives to age old conventional HDDs.
One such SSD in this series is the 60GB variant which has a maximum read speed of 180MB/s and write speed of up to 90 MB/s. Average seek time of 0.1ms ensures great performance. Being 60 GB in size, the SSD would make an ideal option for installing your operating system thus giving you faster boot times and overall improved operating system performance.
The SSD boasts a 4 KB random read performance of 12,000 IOPS and a 4 KB random write performance of 2,500 IOPS. The form factor is 2.5" and some of the other features of the SSD are Native Command Queuing (NCQ), multi-level cell (MLC) flash and TRIM support.
The mean time between failures is 1,500,000 hour(s) thus making this SSD one of the most reliable solid state storage solutions out there. The drive is supported by all major operating systems - be it linux, mac or windows and comes with a 3 year warranty.
Pixmania.com is having the OCZ Vertex Plus Series 60 GB 2.5" Internal Solid State Drive for £49.99.