PCI-express SSD storage solutions are one of the fastest storage options available, but so far have only been limitedly available for OS X.
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Mac Pro computers come with three unused PCI-express expansion slots for adding extra graphics cards, RAID controllers, multimedia, and I/O controllers, among other options, to expand your Mac's capabilities. In most Mac Pros the PCI-express slots are
The SATA data-transfer standard has served the industry well, but hard drive maker WD has a product that demonstrates the shift to the faster PCI Express tech.
Plextor announces its new M6e solid-state drive that uses the PCI Express interface to offer ultrahigh performance.
PCI Express has lasted more than a decade, and faster speeds should extend its longevity as a key enabler of computing power. Also coming: adaptations for the mobile market.
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