ADATA Technology has announced that its Legend 840 M.2 2280 SSD and XPG Gammix S70 Blade M.2 2280 SSD series are fully compatible with the Sony PlayStation 5 (PS5) game console.
Legend 840 M.2 2280 SSD products use PCIe 4.0 x4 interface (NVMe 1.4 specification). The declared information read speed reaches 5000 MB / s, the write speed is 4500 MB / s. The devices received SLC caching facilities and HMB (host memory buffer) technology.
XPG Gammix S70 Blade M.2 2280 SSDs also communicate via PCIe 4.0 x4. At the same time, higher performance is provided – up to 7400 MB / s when reading information and up to 6800 MB / s when writing data.
“With excellent performance, thermal heatsinks and up to 2TB capacities, these two SSDs are great options for PS5 users to complement their PS5 on-board SSD or as a cost-effective way to replace a broken on-board SSD.“, – notes ADATA Technology.
The drives are made in the M.2 format with dimensions of 22 × 80 mm. PlayStation 5 compatibility has been confirmed by ADATA in recent tests conducted at research facilities.