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
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…..