After the Force 3 and the Force GT Corsair releases a third SSD which is based on SandForce's SF-2281 controller. The drive which is available with 180 GB, 240 GB, 360 GB and 480 GB capacity is called Force GS and it makes use of Toggle NAND flash to give you that extra bit of performance. The manufacturer claims that the drive can hit 555 Megabyte per second sequential read speed and 525 Megabyte per second sequential write.
Specifications / Delivery
||Corsair Force GS 240 GByte
555 MB/s reading, up to 525 MB/s writing
up to 90'000 IOPS, random
||< 0.1 ms
Force GS from Corsair you get a 240 Gigabyte
SSD which is based on a SandForce SF-2281 controller and Toggle NAND Flash memory from
These have been manufactured using a 24 nanometer process and the exact product
number is SDZNPQBHER-016GT. Unfortunately we don't know how many P/E-cycles
these chips allow but since a smaller manufacturing process reduces P/E-cycles
we guess that these chips must be somewhere between 3'000 and 5'000 P/E-cycles.
A closer look at the delivery shows that there is 2.5 inch to 3.5 inch
adapter bracket, a set of screws and a manual. There is no disk imaging software included in the
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