ARC 100 SSD

120GB 240GB 480GB

Solid Performance for Notebooks and PCs

Think an SSD upgrade is out of your reach? Think again. With OCZ’s ARC 100 Series, get lasting SSD performance and an exceptional computing experience, all while delivering an excellent value for flash storage thrill seekers.

Putting Hard Drives to Shame

Imagine faster boot-ups, snappier file transfers, improved energy efficiency, and system responsiveness that make you wonder why you put up with that hard drive for so long. If you’re ready to make the leap to a more durable alternative to spinning discs, the ARC 100 Series is ready to take on your storage challenges at an upgrade-friendly price point.

ARC 100 SSD Features

Next Generation A19nm MLC NAND Flash

Cutting-edge A19nm process geometry NAND offers excellent value for consumer desktops and laptops

Proprietary

Proprietary Barefoot 3 M10 controller technology delivers superior sustained speeds over the long term

Lasting Performance

Advanced suite of NAND flash management to analyze and dynamically adapt as flash cells wear

Bang for the Buck

Designed for value-minded users who want a performance SSD with no tricks up its sleeve

Enhanced Endurance

Emphasis on endurance, rated for 20GB/day of host writes for 3 years (typical client workloads)


Superior Mixed Workload Performance

Excels in both incompressible and compressible data types such as multimedia, encrypted data,. ZIP files and software

Ultra Slim

Sleek alloy housing offers ultra-slim sub-7mm z-height for use in the latest thinner form factor notebooks

Secure

Superior reliability with in-house technology and high quality components based on the latest technology

OCZ's ShieldPlus Warranty

An industry-leading approach to service that eliminates all the hassle surrounding support and warranty claims consumers may have to deal with. NO shipping costs and NO hassle. (Currently available only for USA and EU region)

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OCZ SSD Features

OCZ SSD Less Lag
Less Lag

OCZ SSDs offer industry-leading low latency, enabling faster access to data and a more responsive computer. Optimize an old notebook or maximize a modern PC.

OCZ SSD Proprietary Technology
Proprietary Technology

It’s through cutting-edge technology that OCZ has set itself apart from the rest. Our secret sauce is in our advanced suite of flash management.

OCZ SSD Award Winning Innovation
Award-Winning Innovation

With innovative storage features, OCZ promises to change your computing expectations and live up to the hype of using an SSD.

OCZ SSD Advance Endurance
Advanced Endurance

Worried about the lifespan of flash memory? OCZ increases durability and maximizes the life expectancy of the flash in each SSD.

OCZ SSD Beyond the Box
Beyond the Box

OCZ SSDs deliver lasting performance and reliability long after the initial ‘fresh-out-of-the-box’ experience.

The SSD Advantage

Faster Performance
Faster Performance

SSD technology enables 100x greater throughput, quicker boot ups, faster file transfers, and overall snappier performance than hard drives.

Cost-Effective
More Bang for the Buck

When considering performance per dollar, SSDs are more cost-effective than their mechanical counterparts.

Greater Durability
Greater Durability

The non-mechanical design of NAND flash mounted to circuit boards is extremely durable, unlike HDDs and their rotating disks and seeking spindles.

Less Power
Energy Efficient

SSDs use significantly less power than hard drives, promoting a longer battery life in notebooks, less power consumption, and a greener computing environment.

Silente Operation
Silent Operation

With no moving parts, SSDs run virtually silent in your notebook or PC to eliminate distracting noise during gaming or entertainment.

For more information about SSDs vs. HDDs, SSD FAQs and tutorials, please visit the OCZ SSD Guide.