SATA 6 Gbps compatibility.
2.5'' to 3.5'' bracket.
32nm NAND which offers greater durability.
Delivers nearly 90K IOMeter IOPS performance.
559/519 MBps read/write speed with ATTO.
TCG OPAL security with 256bit AES encryption.
SandForce SF2281 processor supports TRIM, SMART, and RAISE.
DuraWrite technology extends NAND lifetime.
Some manufacturers offer five year warranty.
Expensive enthusiast-level product.
By TweakTown on July 20, 2012
When it comes to OCZ's stable of products the Vertex 4 is the new IOPS monster. When you start searching for balanced performance for desktop use in the lower capacity sizes though, the Vertex 3 Max IOPS still appears to be a better choice. With...91
By hardCOREware on May 15, 2012
s After hours of testing, secure wiping, and testing some more, we can come to the conclusion that the OCZ Vertex 3 Max IOPS 240GB is quite possibly the fastest SandForce SSD around. We have to add a few things to qualify that statement however: 1) It...-
By VR-Zone on January 22, 2012
Despite being a highly advanced and very fast device, the Vertex 3 Max IOPS 240GB drive left us with mixed feelings. It is an undoubtedly very carefully made product and utilizes the most commonly used controller and the possibly best synchronous...85
By hardCOREware on November 28, 2011
sThe Vertex 3 Max IOPS is OCZ’s most expensive SATA based drive currently, as it sits at $240 – a good $30-40 higher than other high performance SATA SSD drives. There are other drives in this price range from the likes of Kingston, Corsair,...-
By Vortez on November 08, 2011
Since its introduction to the market the SATA 3 SSD has gathered plenty of momentum and thanks to lowering SATA 2 SSD prices the enthusiast has a much better opportunity to own such a device.The Vertex 3 Max IOPS is a great example of what can be...-
By Real World Labs on November 02, 2011
So after reading all the results i am sure many of you are wondering about which SSD is currently the best one in the market. Well if you can afford the extra premium then the RevoDrive3 240GB is without doubt faster than every other SSD in...-
By TechRadar on October 23, 2011
We had plenty of good things to say about the Vertex 3 when it stormed onto the SSD market earlier this year. You only have to look at its read/write figures to see why. Quite simply, the Vertex 3 managed to harness the power of the Sandforce SF-2281...90
By Bjorn3D on September 28, 2011
Do not think that the Vertex 3 MAX IOPS is a faster drive than the Vertex 3. If we look at the at the performance in PCMark Vantage, we can see that the difference in the performance between the Vertex 3 and Vertex 3 MAX IOPS is very slim, and the...90
By TechReaction.net on August 01, 2011
By Techgage on July 13, 2011
Given the nature of the Vertex 3 Max IOPS, we thought it would be interesting to include the original Vertex in our tests to see just how far these drives have come in a short two years. Even just last year, the performance that the Vertex 3 and...-