Seagate is growing its storage lineup with a number of merchandise it’s promoting in direction of avid avid gamers. One is a model new know-how FireCuda 520 SSD, and the alternative is the alternative is a FireCuda Gaming Dock.
Starting with the earlier, the FireCuda 520 SSD is actually considered one of a handful of drives that leverages the PCI Categorical 4.Zero bus for very fast be taught and write speeds. For sequential reads, it tops out at 5,000MB/s, which is par for course amongst current PCIe 4.Zero SSDs. And for sequential writes, it’s rated to ship as a lot as 4,400MB/s. (The utmost throughput of an x4 Gen4 hyperlink is spherical 8,000MB/s, so we’re nonetheless not hitting that bottleneck a minimal of.)