Drive PM1633a though designed for high-end servers, but shows that the technology for the production of less capacious SSD for home computers is also ready.
Achieve a record capacity (TB 15.36) Samsung managed by combined in a standard 2.5-inch form factor 512 of Samsung’s 256Gb V-NAND memory chips.
The drive was not only capacious, but also fast. It uses the SAS interface (12 Gb / s), and 16 GB of built-in DRAM, which allows to show the maximum speed sequential read and write in the vicinity of 1200 MB / s. Indicators of random read and write are at 200,000 and 32,000 IOPS respectively.
In addition to this model in the lineup will be less capacious SSD: 7.68TB, 3.84TB, 1.92TB, 960GB and 480GB. Samsung is not yet announced a price of PM1633a 15.36 TB, but is rumored price will be not less than $8000.