OCZ Announces Portable SSD Line, Uses USB 3.0

bp9801 - May 5, 2010 03:15PM in Storage / Hard Drives

OCZ quietly showed a new line of portable solid state drives at CES this year, and now, the devices finally have a name and ship date. The new portable SSD line will be called Enyo and look downright gorgeous. The drives are encased in aluminum and are quite sleek and modern-looking. Each drive will use USB 3.0 to connect to your computer and offer fast speeds as well. OCZ is claiming a read speed up to 260MB/second and write speeds up to 200MB/second. The drives will be available in 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB varieties and should be available starting today. If you're curious about price well, these will put a nice dent in your wallet. The 64GB will cost $229.99, the 128GB will be $409.99, and the 256GB tops out at $819.99.