OCZ AGILITY 4 SATA 3 SSD SPECIFICATIONS
The Agility 4 is available in capacities of 64, 128, 256 and 512GB and is a 6Gbps SSD which is fully 3Gbps (SATA 2.0) compatible and has a three year warranty. Depending on the capacity chosen, performance specifications varies and our 256GB sample lists performance of 420MB/s read and 410MB/s write with random 4k read IOPS of 48,000 and 85,000 write IOPS. OCZ boasts of Ndurance 2.0 Technology which is proprietary to Indilinx and will enhance the memory’s lifespan through increased SSD durability and reliability. This SSD has a three year limited warranty.
AGILITY 4 PRICING
A quick check of Amazon.com shows availability and pricing at $68.99 (64GB), 94.99 (128GB), $179.99 (256GB) and $369.99 which is a low of seventy cents per gigabyte for the 256GB version. In contrast, the 256GB Vertex 4 with premium memory can be found $30 more for $209.99.
Exterior packaging for the Agility 4 consists of a one piece plastic case that simply clicks together at the top. Unlike the Vertex 4, the Agility 4 does not include the 2.5″ to 3.5″ desktop adapter and this might need to be considered in the end price should the common practice of using tape not suffice.
AGILITY 4 COMPONENTS
The exterior casing of the Agility 4 consists of an aluminum shell which is securedby four screws with a brushed metal base.
Once disassembled we get a look at the PCB with the Indilinx Everest 2 IDX400M00-BC controller, two Hynix DDR3 256MB DRAM cache modules and 16 pieces of Micron 25nm Asynchronous multi-level cell (mlc) NAND flash memory.
Each module of memory has a capacity of 16GB for a total SSD RAW size of 256GB. s with all similar SSDs, the total available capacity after formatting is slightly lower at 238GB.