Western Digital has launched a new solid state drive (SSD) specially designed to cater the needs of PC gamers. The company has expanded its gaming SSD portfolio with the launch of WD Black SN770 NVMe SSD.
The SSD claims to offer around 40% faster performance and up to 20% more power efficiency over the previous generation SSDs.
The WD Black SN770 NVMe SSD features a PCIe Gen 4 interface that claims to deliver speeds of up to 5,150MB/s in 1TB and 2TB models. The SSD drive is also backward compatible with Gen 3 systems.
Price and availability
The WD_BLACK SN770 NVMe SSD is now available for purchase from select retail stores, amazon.in, primeabgb.com, www.themvp.in, pcstudio.in, kryptonitemicrosystems.com & mdcomputers.in. Available in capacities ranging from 250GB up to 2TB, starting at Rs 4,749
Mr. Khalid Wani, Senior Director – Sales, India, Western Digital, said, “Our WD_BLACK portfolio provides a variety of innovative, high-performance solutions that are purpose-built for every type of gamer, at every level. Today we have introduced WD_BLACK™ SN770 NVMe™ SS, which is designed for PC gaming with blazing fast speeds and additional storage for quick game load times, smooth streaming, and minimal in-game stutter.”