PNY® expands its storage lineup with the new XLR8 CS2311 2.5” SATA III and Pro Elite USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C Portable SSDs

Parsippany, January 4th, 2019 — PNY® Technologies announces the expansion of its SSD lineup with the introduction of the high-density PNY® XLR8 CS2311 2.5” SATA III, offering up to 2 TB of internal storage, and the PNY® Pro Elite USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C Portable SSD bringing extreme performance and reliability to mobile storage.

Combining speed, reliability and endurance, PNY® XLR8 CS2311 2.5” SATA III SSDs are designed to provide a high performance HDD replacement in gaming or mainstream PC systems, improving both boot times and application launches. The PNY® XLR8 CS2311 2.5” SATA III SSDs provide exceptional performances offering up to 560MB/s seq. read and 530MB/s seq. write speeds. Crafted for durability, PNY® XLR8 CS2311 2.5” SATA III SSDs are backed with a 5-Year warranty and available in a wide array of densities ranging from 250GB up to 2TB.

For users on the go, the PNY® Pro Elite USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C Portable SSD provides extended capacities without compromising on performance. With read and write speeds of up to 890MB/s and 900MB/s, PNY® Pro Elite USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C Portable SSDs provide transfer speeds of up to 30 times faster than a USB 3.0 flash drive. Sleek and compact, the PNY® Pro Elite SSD features a Type C Connector, making it compatible with both USB-A and USB-C enabled host devices via the included USB Type-C to C cable and USB Type-C to A cable, right in the box.

Jonathan Yu, Components Product Marketing Manager said: “In an all-digital world, preserving data has become key to businesses and personal lives, whether dealing with storing files on the go or in a computer, at PNY®, we envision that all of our products will provide innovative and reliable solutions for safeguarding users data. Our PNY® XLR8 CS2311 2.5” SATA III and Pro Elite USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C SSDs are built with that vision in mind, and will definitely provide a fast and solid alternative to traditional storage options.”

Product Specifications

PNY® XLR8 CS2311 2.5” SATA III Solid State Drive

Capacity

Interface

Seq. Read up to

Seq. Write up to

IOPS Read

up to

IOPS Write

up to

MTBF

Warranty

250GB

SATA III

560 MB/s

530 MB/s

100,000

90,000

2 Million Hours

5 Year

500GB

560 MB/s

530 MB/s

100,000

90,000

1TB

560 MB/s

530 MB/s

100,000

90,000

2TB

560 MB/s

530 MB/s

100,000

90,000



PNY® Pro Elite USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C Portable Solid State Drive

Capacity

Interface

Seq. Read up to

Seq. Write up to

Housing Material

Warranty

Software Included

Cables Included

250GB

USB 3.1 Gen 2

880

900

Aluminum

3 Year

Acronis Data Protection

USB-C to USB-C

USB-C to USB-A

500GB

865

875

1TB

890

880

 

Availability

PNY® XLR8 CS2311 2.5” SATA III will be available and PNY® Pro Elite USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C Portable Solid State Drives will be available starting Q1 of 2019, at leading retail and etail partners.

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About PNY® Technologies and XLR8 Gaming

Established in 1985, PNY Technologies®, Inc. celebrates over 30 years of business excellence as a global manufacturer and supplier of flash memory cards, USB and OTG flash drives, solid state drives, computer memory upgrade modules, NVIDIA® GeForce® consumer graphics cards and NVIDIA® Quadro® professional graphics cards. The company’s Photo/Video, Mobility, Gaming, Visualization and Professional solutions are widely available from major retail, e-tail and wholesale outlets internationally.

XLR8 Gaming, PNY® Technologies’ brand designed for gaming and modding enthusiasts powers their journey towards the ultimate PC experience.

Headquartered in Parsippany, NJ, PNY® maintains facilities in North America, Europe, Asia, Middle East, India and Latin America. More information www.pny.com, www.xlr8gam1ng.com