Editors Liked

  • The PNY CS1311 SSDs raise the bar for Phison S10 products with TLC flash. The directtodie write algorithm increases performance where these SSDs were weak
  • Available in 120GB, 240GB, 480GB and 960GB capacities, Phison PS3110-S10 controller, Good sequential read and write speeds under most conditions, Performs equally well with compressible and incompressible data, SATA 6Gb/s interface, Good looking and well
  • Aggressively priced, especially at 240GB capacity, Very good performance for the money

Editors Didn't Like

  • Even though Phison has worked to address the issue for more than a year, randomread and write performance still hampers the S10 controller. If PNY wants to make a run at Samsung based on performance alone, then the company needs to push for more random pe
  • Mediocre random write performance, Write speed drops when SLC cache is full, Does not support hardware based encryption, Does not support DEVSLP
  • Largely generic, with few standout features, Bare-bones software utility