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[tcMag] Intel to use the Centrino 2 platform to promote its SSDs

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It's reasonably safe to say that solid state drives haven't picked up too much speed this year especially due to price but Intel is very hopeful about its own line-up of SSDs which will start selling in Q3. Set to debut in 80GB capacities, the SSDs will feature SATA 3.0 Gbps connection interfaces, read and write speeds of 120 and 100 MB/s respectively but these specs alone won't guarantee their success.

In order to give its SSD line-up a boost Intel will be promoting the new 1.8 and 2.5-inch drives by offering Centrino 2 bundles. The forthcoming, high-end Centrino 2 laptops should go great with the speedy SSDs, especially if you have the money to get the flashy storage solutions.
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Along the same line..

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