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Mushkin Kicks off New Sweepstakes Featuring Its Line of Solid-State Drives Alongside Meteor Entertainment’s HAWKEN

Austin, TX — Nov 14, 2012 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) — Mushkin, Inc., an industry-leading designer and manufacturer of high-performance and mission-critical computer products, today announced its new sweepstakes partnership with one of the most highly-anticipated video games of the year, HAWKEN from Meteor Entertainment. Beginning today through January 25th, gamers will have a chance to win the Ultimate Gaming Shuttle Computer powered by Mushkin and many other great prizes at www.poweredbymushkin.com/playhawken. Prizes consist of premium peripherals and performance PC upgrades from Mushkin’s top-tier partners, including Shuttle Computers, SteelSeries, ZOTAC, and EK Water Blocks. “HAWKEN is one of those game-changing titles that industry insiders think will take the entire mech-based first-person shooter genre to another level,” said Nicolas Villalobos, at Mushkin, Inc. “As the game-changer in the Memory Industry, we’re excited to collaborate with Meteor Entertainment on this sweepstakes.” For more information, visit http://poweredbymushkin.com/playhawken/



Mushkin Expands Award-Winning Atlas deluxe(TM) Product Line with World’s Fastest 30GB mSATA Solid-State Drive

As you know, we are a huge proponent of SSD caching, and think every single system should have it installed now. And with motherboards such as the Gigabyte Z77X-UD3H include an mSATA adapter onboard, setting up a cached system can be clean and easy. One problem with lower capcity SSDs is that with fewer NAND channels going to the controller, performance can suffer. And although a 30 GB cache can give you a noticeable performance gain, you may not be getting as much as possible out of it. In that case, you might want to check out Mushkin’s new Atlas Deluxe 30GB: Using 32nm toggle flash allows Mushkin to pack in more NAND dies per chip than they would with MLC flash. This saturates the SandForce controller as much as possible for a 30GB SSD, and the specs reflect this: 555 MB/s read, 365 MB/s write, and 92K read and 70K write IOPS at 4K random. Check out the full press release here, or after the break:   Austin, TX — Nov 08, 2012 / — Mushkin, Inc., an industry-leading designer and manufacturer of high-performance and mission-critical computer products, today announced the worldwide launch of its new 30GB Atlas deluxe(TM) mSATA solid-state drive (SSD), scheduled to start shipping this month. The new 30GB Atlas deluxe(TM), the latest from the award-winning mSATA SSD product line, is the fastest on the market, featuring read/write speeds up to 555/365 megabytes per second, and 4KB random read/write IOPS up to 92,000/70,000. Atlas deluxe(TM) delivers SSD reliability a...



Mushkin Expands its USB 3.0 Flash Drive Product Line

Mushkin, Inc., an industry-leading designer and manufacturer of high-performance computer products, today introduced its latest line of high-performance USB 3.0 flash drives, the new Ventura Plus, available in 8 GB, 16 GB and 32 GB storage capacities. Ventura Plus delivers significant performance increases of up to ten times the speed of typical USB 3.0 flash drives, allowing users to share a 4 GB HD movie in 15 seconds – compared to as long as 5 minutes with non-optimized USB 3.0 drives. “Almost instant file-sharing capabilities along with the shock-resistant nature of flash drives allow me and my team to exchange and edit entire sequences of shots during filming quickly and efficiently,” said Kelly Lee Myers, Digital Animation Supervisor, – Stasys – The Series “The Ventura Plus are so fast, it would have been really nice to have had them while working on the movie Iron Sky. When I need fast, safe and reliable storage, I trust Mushkin.” Key Features: ● Up to 200 MB per second read and 40 MB per second write speeds ● High Speed USB 3.0 Compatible (backwards compatible to USB 2.0) ● Aluminum housing for added durability and shock resistance ● Built-in hardware ECC ● Optimized for dependable and reliable data flow ● Wear-leveling functionality optimizes writes for superior longevity and reliability. ● Aluminum housing for shock resistance up to 10G. ● Compatible with Windows(R) 7, Windows Vista(R), Windows XP(R), Wind...



Mushkin Chronos deluxe 7mm receives Editors Choice Award from HiTechLegion.com

Mushkin, Inc. an industry-leading designer and manufacturer of high-performance computer products, receives Editors Choice Award for the Chronos deluxe 7mm 120GB Solid-State Drive from HiTech Legion, one of the Internet’s premiere sources of high technology and computer hardware news and reviews. “Being the first time I have had benchmarking experience with a Mushkin drive, I wasn’t sure what to expect going in and walked away thoroughly impressed.” Said George Cella, reviewer for HiTechLegion.com “The Chronos deluxe DX7 7mm is an outstanding performer at its price point regardless of size, and should be added to the “Must Have” list of any ultrabook user who is looking for serious performance. HiTechLegion.com also benchmarked the Chronos deluxe against two other competitors, and concluded that “Read and writes were excellent across the board, with the important 4k speeds being particularly impressive and easily surpassing our comparison units.” Article Url: http://www.hitechlegion.com/reviews/storage/hdd/31226-mushkin-7mm-chronos-dx Video : http://youtu.be/yDGu4xmJCRg For more information, please visit http://www.mushkin.com/Digital-Storage/SSDs.aspx About Mushkin For nearly 17 years, Mushkin has been dedicated to helping overclockers, gamers, IT managers, digital artists and mobile professionals enhance their computing experience by providing reliable, high-performance products. Mushkin products include a line of Flash Memory-based products and comp...







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