Lexar launched the NM760 NVMe SSD (solid-state drive) in India on Thursday. Aimed at gamers and filmmakers, the new SSD will offer high-speed data transfer and improved performance, according to the company. The new Lexar NM760 NVMe SSD offers read speeds of up to 5.3 GBps and up to 4.5 GBps. The company’s latest NVMe SSD offers support for PCIe Gen4x4 NVMe systems as well as backwards compatibility for PCIe Gen3 systems. According to Lexar, it also comes with an optional heatsink to maintain performance while keeping the SSD cool.
Lexar NM760 NVMe SSD Price in India, Availability
The Lexar NM760 NVMe SSD is available in 512GB and 1TB storage options. Lexar’s 512GB NM760 NVMe SSD model costs Rs. Rs. 10,000. The company has yet to announce the prices for the 1 TB storage variant. The Lexar NM760 NVMe SSD will be available in June. It has yet to be listed on the Lexar Store on Amazon. According to the manufacturer, the hard drive comes with a five-year guarantee.
Lexar NM760 NVMe SSD specifications
The newly launched Lexar NM760 NVMe SSD is said to offer top read speeds of 5.3 GBps and write speeds of up to 4.5 GBps, according to the company. The M.2 2280 NVMe SSD is said to offer 9.6X faster performance compared to a SATA-based SSD. It is compatible with laptops and PCs as well as PlayStation 5 gaming consoles. The drive was designed with a 12nm controller, which Lexar says offers lower power consumption compared to the 28nm process used on older models.
The company says the Lexar NM760 NVMe SSD uses PCIe Gen4x4 NVMe 1.4 technology for faster transfers, but is backward compatible with PCIe Gen3 systems. This means that gamers and developers can continue to use the drive at lower speeds on older systems. According to Lexar, it also comes with an optional heatsink to keep the SSD cool while maintaining performance. Users can also download SSD Dash software from the company’s website to monitor their drive’s health, update firmware and securely erase data, the company said.
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