The Full Intel SSD 525 Review: 30GB, 60GB, 120GB, 180GB & 240GB Tested
4 June 2013
Conclusion: There aren't really any new conclusions to be made here now that we've gone through almost all of the capacities of Intel's SSD 525. While I'd still like to see Intel bring its own 6Gbps controller technology down to the client space, the SF-2281 based Intel SSD 525 should be a good solution for any...
Conclusion: Intel's SSD 525, at least in the 240GB form we reviewed today, is largely an updated, smaller form factor version of the 520 we met last year. The firmware updates Intel put in place on the 525 seem to improve performance over the 520, and the drive does boast lower idle power consumption although...
Intel 525 120GB mSATA SSD review: made for Ultrabooks
11 April 2013
Excerpt: The Intel 525 series are the mSATA SSDs aimed at Ultrabooks, and we tested the 120 GB model. An mSATA SSD is a great way of improving performance of modern laptops still equipped with a conventional hard disk.
Conclusion: IMPORTANT: Although the rating and final score mentioned in this conclusion are made to be as objective as possible, please be advised that every author perceives these factors differently at various points in time.
Pros: Outstanding 557/534 MBps read/write speed with ATTO, Produced 85,980 combined 4K IOPS, Compete with the fastest SATA-based SSDs available, TCG OPAL security with 256-bit AES encryption, Uses 25nm NAND flash components, SandForce SF-2281 processor supports TRIM, SMART, and RAISE, DuraWrite technol...
Intel 525 Multi-Capacity SSD Review – mSATA SSDs Just Became Mainstream
3 February 2013
Conclusion: It was only a few years back that we did our part in introducing the world to solid state drives and I still remember the initial reaction as being, ” No way! They will never cut it and you’ve lost your marbles if you think they will!
Intel SSD 525 Series Full Capacity Roundup - Intel Sweeps mSATA
31 January 2013
Excerpt: It has been just under a year since Intel released their 520 Series SSD , which was their second 6 Gb/sec SATA unit. Sporting a SandForce controller, that release helped bridge a high speed storage gap in their product lineup.
Excerpt: Selv om de fleste kan dra nytte av å bytte ut harddisken med en SSD , gjelder det i første rekke «vanlige» SSD-enheter. Dagens testmodell har nok et noe smalere bruksområde, og en mye smalere formfaktor, enn disse.
Recenze: Intel SSD 525 180GB - urychlení systému do slotu mSATA
4 July 2013
Summary: Intel SSD 525 je nový rychlý disk pro použití ve slotu mSATA. V testované verzi s kapacitou 180 GB je úložný prostor dostatečně velký pro systém a všechny základní programy. Podávané výkony jsou mezi mSATA disky nadprůměrné a nejsou o moc nižší než u 2,5“ SSD.
Excerpt: Vi viser deg hvordan du dreper lyden Apple ikke vil la deg fjerne. Nytt brikkesett vil gi både bedre signalstyrke og raskere overføring. Trener du mye? Derfor er tiden inne for å oppgradere. Men da må den bli langt mindre enn den klumpete prototypen.
Intel SSD 525: recensione di cinque SSD mSATA da 30 a 240 GB
21 June 2013
Summary: Intel ha presentato una nuova famiglia di SSD mSATA basata sul controller SandForce di seconda generazione. Chiamata SSD 525, offre buone prestazioni, 5000 cicli di programmazione e cancellazione e cinque anni di garanzia. I prezzi tuttavia sono un po' alti.