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Intel introduces mSATA SSD 525 Series for Ultrabooks

By Jos
Jan 28, 2013
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  1. Intel has announced a new mSATA solid-state drive designed for Ultrabooks and low-power embedded applications. The SSD 525 Series is essentially an mSATA version of the 2.5-inch 520 SSD Series, and as such it’s also the company’s first drive in this...

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  2. Burty117

    Burty117 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,505   +311

    I really want to get one of these for my laptop, there is a bay and everything but I have no idea if the BIOS supports booting from the msata slot, I would assume so? As it turns out, no one owns a HP Probook 6560b :(
     
  3. ghasmanjr

    ghasmanjr TS Booster Posts: 363   +86

    It appears that you can according a quick Google search of your laptop. Most sites say that you need to update your BIOS first, but that's to be expected with upgrades like this.
     
  4. nismo91

    nismo91 TS Guru Posts: 1,003   +11

    I think that is pretty reasonable price to pay. I have to remove the DVD drive from my 4yo laptop and replace it with HDD SATA caddy so I can put a 120GB SSD in the original drive bay.
     


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