Samsung SSD 830 Series Delivers High-Performance Power

Aug 01, 2012

Upgrade laptops and PCs easily and improve performance

SYDNEY, Australia – August 1, 2012 – Samsung Electronics Australia, today announced the local line-up of its advanced internal solid state drives (SSDs). The new range offers an improved computing experience by significantly upgrading many aspects of PC functionality including performance and minimal noise operation, without the need to have to purchase an entirely new PC.

“Samsung SSDs are a smart IT solution with exceptional performance and reliability that offer one of the best computing experiences,” said Tony Iganatvicious, Director – IT, Samsung Electronics Australia. “The new Samsung SSD 830 Series range is a practical solution for those looking to transform an older system or help enhance even the most advanced setup.”

SSDs utilise flash memory for data storage that result in fast performance, low heat output and exceptional reliability. Samsung is a unique SSD manufacturer that engineers all of its components in-house allowing it to meticulously fine-tune its hardware and software for outstanding reliability.

The new series incorporates a high-performance Serial ATA Revision 3.0 interface, delivering SATA 6GB/s speeds. Samsung Magician software is included to help keep the SSD running at its peak. The range comes in a brushed metal enclosure, highlighted by a deep black tone with an orange accent in the corner.

Samsung’s full upgrade package offers an exceptional user experience and a safe and easy solution. The desktop bundle has a bracket for installing the 2.5” drive in a 3.5” bay with all the required cables and detailed instructions. Notebook upgrade kits come with a USB to SATA adapter cable. Both Desktop and laptop kits include the Norton Ghost software.

Pricing (RRP) and Availability

Samsung SSD 830: 64GB $129, 128GB $249, 256GB $399, 512GB $899
Samsung SSD 830 Desktop/or Laptop Kit: 64GB $159, 128GB $279, 256GB $429, 512GB $929
Samsung SSD 830 series is available to purchase now from selected resellers.

About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in semiconductor, telecommunication, digital media and digital convergence technologies with 2010 consolidated sales of US$135.8 billion. Employing approximately 190,500 people in 206 offices across 68 countries, the company operates two separate organizations to coordinate its nine independent business units: Digital Media & Communications, comprising Visual Display, Mobile Communications, Telecommunication Systems, Digital Appliances, IT Solutions, and Digital Imaging; and Device Solutions, consisting of Memory, System LSI and LCD. Recognized for its industry-leading performance across a range of economic, environmental and social criteria, Samsung Electronics was named the world’s most sustainable technology company in the 2011 Dow Jones Sustainability Index. For more information, please visit www.samsung.com