SK hynix, the world’s second largest memory maker, announced today plans for the release of its newest PCIe NVMe Gen 4.0 SSD, the SK hynix Platinum P41. The Platinum SSD series is the flagship lineup of SK hynix and geared to gamers and content creators looking to boost their PC’s performance.
The new SK hynix Platinum P41 will be SK hynix first Gen 4.0 SSD with a 176-NAND layer and will be available for purchase in the first quarter of 2022 in 500GB, 1TB and 2TB sizes.
A competitive SSD among the PCle Gen 4.0 SSDs, the Platinum P41 will offer sequential read speeds up to 7,000 MB/s, sequential write speeds up to 6,500 MB/s, as well as an industry-leading endurance rating of up to 1,200 TBW.
Additionally, the Platinum 41 will feature random read speeds up to 1,400K IOPS and random write speeds up to 1,300 IOPS, which is the fastest SSD among the PCIe Gen 4.0.
SK hynix will sell the PCle NVMe Gen 4.0 Platinum P41 lineup along with the PCIe NVMe Gold P31 lineup and SATA-interfaced Gold S31 series, both of which are available now on Amazon.com.