AORUS Gen5 10000 SSD is Gigabyte ‘s storage proposal for the new technological generation that is just around the corner. A device that we see without a heat sink and for which we only have confirmation of its capabilities: maximum 4 TB .
AORUS Gen5 10000 SSD, stratospheric speeds
Gigabyte introduces its high-end storage solution, AORUS Gen5 10000 SSD . A solid drive with large capacities and a state-of-the-art interface to enjoy performance never seen before.
About the product
Gigabyte ‘s high-end SSD , with capacities up to 4TB , employs the PCI Express 5.0 interface to deliver performance that makes the AORUS product an instant wish for any gaming and computing enthusiast.
The manufacturer promises speeds of 10GB/s , proving this with the publication on networks of a CrystalDiskMark benchmark made for the product. In the capture they show us how the SSD unit obtains results that reach 12453MB/s of sequential reading and 10074MB/s of sequential writing.
More device details
This storage is expected to hit the market with capacities starting at 1TB . And although it appears without a heatsink in the photo, it will be provided together with the SSD as an independent element. The idea is to give greater flexibility in the assembly, for those who intend to use the heatsink of the motherboards. The AORUS Gen5 10000 SSD has a Phison PS5026-E26 controller , with 8 channels , and TLC 3D memories .
In addition to the removable copper cover, the manufacturer offers Gigabyte’s handy SSD Tool Box software utility . This specific program has the task of reporting the status of the storage unit in real time. So the user can constantly monitor the SSD to instantly know if it is performing properly, and rule out the dreaded throttling .