OCZ RevoDrive 3 X2 

Released July, 2011
  • 960 GB
  • PCI-E PCI-Express
Although the latest SSDs are out with SATA 6Gbps interfaces and putting out some impressive performance, it's not enough for some who have taken to build RAID 0 arrays to eke out as much performance as possible.
by Legit Reviews (Jun, 2011)
The PCI-E interface ensures adequate bandwidth exists to handle the copious data throughputs which are handled adeptly by the four SF-2281 controllers.
by Legit Reviews (Jun, 2011)

Reviews Word on the street for the OCZ RevoDrive 3 X2

Similarly, these benchmarks make the RevoDrive as much as three times faster than the best available SATA SSDs.

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The RevoDrive's performance in the nitty gritty random access workloads that make up so much of daily computing isn't as spectacular as the raw throughput numbers would have you believe.
by Tech Radar (Sep, 2011)
Compared to the very capable Vertex 3 drive, you can see the performance is leaps and bounds better while the price per GB is relatively close - at least on the smaller 240 GB drive (source: OCZ).
by Legit Reviews (Jun, 2011)
Legit Bottom Line: Redesigned for the better, the RevoDrive 3 X2 is an amazing piece of hardware that not only nearly doubles up on the previous generation in max speed but now offers the all important TRIM to keep that performance going strong long term.
by Legit Reviews (Jun, 2011)


In our testing, the RevoDrive also ran hot, which indicates that there are potential problems with longevity and thermal management.
by Tech Radar (Sep, 2011)

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Capacity 960 GB
Interface PCI-Express
Controller 4 x SandForce 2281
Memory type MLC

manufacturer performance

MTBF 1,000,000 hours

form factor

Form factor PCI-E
Thickness 98 mm
Weight 114 g
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