GIGABYTE latest AORUS Gen4 7000s SSD boost sequential read to 7000 MB/s

GIGABYTE has just announced the latest AORUS Gen4 7000s SSD with up to 7GB/s read speed. Enhanced by the new generation PCIe 4.0 controller with advanced 3D-TLC NAND Flash, it boosts up to 55% more performance than previous generation PCIe 4.0 NVMe SSD.

The 2nd generation PCIe 4.0 controller PS5018-E18 deliver sequential read/write up to 7GB/s with 3D TLC NAND Flash. The E18 controller is built with the advanced 12nm process ensuring sufficient computing power. Also it supports up to 8 NAND Flash channel with 32CE, DDR4 SLC caching and meets NVMe 1.4.

The initial version of the AORUS Gen 4 only manages 5000 MB/s and it was based on the Phison PS5016-E16 controller.

Phison PS5016-E16 controller