Data storage solutions are improving each year, getting faster and larger in capacities. PCIe SSDs used to be very expensive for an average gamer but not these days. OCZ has an SSD for enthusiasts and hardcore gamers, the OCZ RD400/RD400A NVM Express® M.2 solid state drive series. This SSD promises to outperform SATA SSDs by over 4.5 times! Let's find that out today.
ProClockers would like to thank Toshiba OCZ for sending us the Toshiba OCZ RD400A PCIe NVMe M.2 SSD to review.
OCZ's Take on the RD400/RD400A NVM Express M.2 SSD Series
Introducing a new breed of enthusiast storage, the OCZ RD400 NVM Express™ M.2 solid state drive series, designed to propel high-end computing into a new realm of possibility. The OCZ RD400 PCIe Gen3 x4 outperforms SATA SSDs by over 4.5 times in sequential read (up to 2,600 MB/s), and over 3 times in sequential write performance (up to 1,600 MB/s) so your system won’t be deprived of the storage bandwidth your data-intensive workload requires. The OCZ RD400’s next generation NVMe interface provides a more responsive PC experience with shorter storage latency than that of today’s traditional hard disk drives and SATA SSDs. Along with high performance, the OCZ RD400 is designed for mobile, desktop, or workstation applications.