In addition to releasing the HP v165W USB Flash Drive, PNY has announced its own line of SATA 6.0 Gbps SSDs, the Professional Series. The PNY Professional SSDs will be available in the options of 120GB, 240GB and 480GB.
The drives will comes in the 2.5-inch form factor and features MLC NAND Flash memory chips, they utilizes the SATA 6.0 Gbps interface, a SandForce SF-2281 / SF-2282 (480GB version) controller as well as Windows TRIM support. The PNY Professional SSD promises a read speed of up to 550MB/s and a 520MB/s write speed while the maximum random write performance of the PNY drives is rated at 60,000 IOPS.
Both the 120GB and 240GB models are presently available on the UK market for £151.19 and £282.00, respectively while the 480GB model will be released later at an unknown price.