New gaming SSDs to upgrade for PC and console

Western Digital is introducing two new storage solutions to help PC and console gamers solve their storage challenges. While the SN850X NVMe SSD offers fast storage in the case, your game collection is on the go with the P40 Game Drive.

When external hard drive is it WD Black P40 Gaming Drive For example, for gamers who run their games on multiple devices or just want to externalize the library so they don’t have to constantly create space in the internal memory. Thanks to USB3.2 Gen2x2-Interface and playback speeds up to 2000 MB/s no performance disadvantage compared to a permanently installed solution should be accepted.

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the PC and console compatible GameDrive is also shockproof and is highlighted by customizable RGB lighting that also syncs with PC RGB systems. Starting Summer 2022, the WD Black P40 Game Drive SSD will be available in storage sizes of 500GB, 1TB, and 2TB. Pricing has yet to be announced.

Over 7000 MB/s with PCIe Gen4

If you need a bit more performance and can do without the moving component, you’re more likely to use the new WD Black SN850X. the compact NVMe-SSD delivery thank you PCIe 4.0-Connection reading speed up to 7300 MB/s and should ensure fast in-game loading times thanks to minimal latencies and smart features. A heat sink it is available as an option for the variants with 1 TB and 2 TB. The maximum storage capacity is 4 TB. The WD Black SN850X will also be available from summer 2022, prices have not yet been communicated here no more.

And speaking of memory upgrades: if you don’t want to wait for the summer, you can read the article on the WD Black SN770 which has just been tested.

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