Ultrabook owners who are looking to upgrade their hard drives have only been able to go as high as 256GB, but today, Mushkin has announced it will be pushing that boundary when it offers its Atlas 480GB mSATA solid state drive in January 2013.
Mushkin’s Atlas 480GB mSATA drive comes with the following specifications:
- SandForce SF-2281 SSD processor with unthrottled IOPS
- SATA III (6Gb/s) interface
- Supports ATA APM, Security Set, NCQ
- TRIM support (OS/driver support required)
- S.M.A.R.T. support
- Built-in BCH ECC (Up to 55 bits correctable per 512 byte sector)
- High speed MLC NAND
- MO-300 (mSATA) form factor (50.80 x 29.85 x 4.85mm)
- Mini PCIe Interface
- User-upgradeable firmware
- RoHS, FCC, CE
- 3-year limited warranty
If you’re looking to purchase a Atlas 480GB mSATA, you can pick one up at select resellers and distributors in the U.S. in January and around the world in mid-January for $499.99.