Review: Toshiba OCZ RC100 480GB
Reviewed by: J.Reynolds
Provided by: Toshiba
Welcome to Myce’s review of the Toshiba OCZ RC100 480GB NVMe SSD (hereafter referred to as the Toshiba RC100).
The Toshiba RC100 is the second m.2 NVMe drive, I have tested, that uses only 2 PCIe lanes (the first was the Corsair MP300).
Like Corsair, Toshiba aspires to create a new market segment which lies between SATA SSDs and ‘premium’ NVMe SSDs. Please read on to find if they are likely to succeed.
To get started let’s have a look at the Toshiba RC100’s packaging –
The first thing you will notice is that the RC100 is shorter than is typical for m.2 drives.
Market Positioning and Specification
This is how Toshiba positions the RC100 –
Here is Toshiba’s specification for the RC100 –
Now let’s head to the next page, to look at my approach to testing Client SSDs…..