The new line will bring desktop-size capacities to the thinnest laptops when it becomes available later this month.
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The new Ultrabook-friendly SSDs will be available later this month in 128GB, 256GB, or 512GB capacities, starting at $159.99.
Heat-assisted magnetic recording can blast through current data density limits, but don't expect drives using the technology before 2016.
The diminutive SM951-NVMe will be the industry's first M.2 solid-state drive to make use of the speedy technology, which will blow away SATA-based SSDs.
The drives use four lanes of PCIe 3.0 to deliver high performance, though you'll pay nearly $500 for the 400GB version. The company also rolled out the SSD 535 series at more affordable prices.
Samsung, Plextor, and Kingston are among the manufacturers preparing more tiny, high-performance SSDs that take advantage of the PCI Express connection.
Starting at $389, the Optane SSD 900P Series will ship in either 280GB or 480GB in U.2 or HHHL form factors and provide speeds that will blow away competing solid-state storage drives.
If encryption just isn't secure enough for you, these new solid-state drives will wipe their data or even physically fragment their flash memory when the owner sends the device an SMS message.
The new solid-state storage family starts at $75 for a 120GB drive, though only a three-year warranty is included.
A new report tracks a price spike of over 10 percent for mainstream solid-state drives, which is reducing sales and could keep PC manufacturers from offering larger SSDs in their new laptops.