Patriot Memory’s gaming division has announced the launch of its SSD Viper VPR400 RGBwhich arrives in an M.2 NVMe PCI-Express 4.0 form factor, and while it’s not capable of boasting great speed, it does at least boast of being the world’s first SSD to integrate an RGB LED lighting system, you know, priorities. This lighting can be managed by the software that integrates the motherboards.
Equipped with controllers Innogrit IG5220 Coupled with 3D NAND Flash memory chips, this drive is capable of sequential read speeds of up to 4600 MB/s compared to write speeds of up to 4400 MB/s (3600 MB/s model. 512 GB). When it comes to 4K random read and write, we’re talking speeds of up to 600,000/500,000 IOPS.
Let’s get back to what really matters in this Viper VPR400 RGBthe SSD includes an aluminum heatsink seasoned by two RGB LED strips, the company therefore assures that it is the first SSD of its kind to integrate RBG lighting (and we already tell you that it is not, but let’s not break the illusion). Otherwise, the unit will only be available in two variants of 512 GB and 1 TB capacityand come with a 5 year warranty.
“The VIPER VPR400 was designed to deliver incredible speed and performance for intense video and gaming content creation. VIPER understands that maintaining thermal stability of high-speed SSDs is key to maintaining performance and longevity. of the storage unit,” said Roger Shinmoto, vice president. by VIPER GAMING.
“The built-in RGB is fully syncable with other VIPER GAMING RGB peripherals via intelligent VIPER RGB 3.0 software, allowing users to customize their lighting profiles or choose any pre-programmed RGB lighting pattern.”