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Intrepid 3000 Enterprise SATA SSD

Intrepid 3000 SSDs overcome today’s data integrity and performance inconsistency challenges and enable you to flash-optimize your business or application seamlessly and with complete confidence. With an advanced enterprise-grade feature-set, Intrepid delivers leading performance, endurance, and reliability ideal for mega data centers and makers of storage appliances.

Essential to most business applications is efficient, predictable performance. Intrepid’s enhanced latency access reveals a faster and more responsive storage environment for your IT applications. With ever shrinking flash nodes, endurance and reliability are always a concern. Through innovative flash management technology, Intrepid significantly improves endurance and data integrity above and beyond the specifications of the flash itself leading to superior total cost of ownership.

Designed with cost-effectiveness in mind, Intrepid doesn’t make you choose between value and features — Intrepid delivers class-leading enterprise storage where optimum performance backed by high endurance and reliability are critical.

Meet OCZ's fastest and largest capacity enterprise SATA SSD line to date.

Key Differentiators

  • Up to 5x faster than previous SATA generation
  • Features superior sustained performance and I/O consistency
  • Enterprise-grade endurance with 5 year warranty for both read-intensive and mixed workload models
  • Advanced reliability feature-set


  • Up to 540 MB/s Sequential Read
  • Up to 480 MB/s Sequential Write
  • Up to 92,000 IOPS 4KB Random Read
  • Up to 40,000 IOPS 4KB Random Write
  • Available in 100-1920GB
  • 5-Year Warranty; Dedicated FAE support


A Superior Solution

  • CONSISTENCY – Superior latency consistency, for better and more predictable I/O performance
  • PERFORMANCE – 5x faster than previous generation and industry's fastest sustained performance
  • RELIABILITY – Feature-rich reliability provides advanced data recovery, integrity, and power loss protections
  • ENDURANCE – Innovative flash management enables endurance above and beyond flash specifications
  • EFFICIENCY – Optimized for OEM usage, enabling better, more efficient management and maintenance

Superior Performance

Intrepid makes sure your IT infrastructure is up to speed with state-of-the-art solid state technology designed to offer the fastest performance in its class.

Up to 5x Faster

Intrepid 3000 is up to five times faster than the previous generation, accelerating your applications to unprecedented levels.

Intrepid 3000 5X Faster IO Performance

Uncompromising I/O Consistency

Intrepid delivers optimized latency consistency, offering predictable and efficient I/O performance.

Intrepid 3000 IO Perforamnce

Best-in-Class Steady-State

Intrepid offers the fastest sustained performance on the market for both large block sequential operations, as well as small block random operations.

Superior Reliability

The Intrepid 3000 Series offers a sophisticated reliability feature-set and is backed by a 5 year warranty.

Worry-free Power Loss Protection

Full in-flight data protection in the event of a sudden power failure ensures in-progress write operations complete and data is properly stored

Enhanced Data Reliability

Advanced ECC is more robust and reliable than traditional ECC algorithms enabling four Drive Writes Per Day (3800 series) or one DWPD (3600 + 3700 series) for a five year period

Dependable Data Redundancy

Internal SSD RAID functionality provides additional safeguards to supplement traditional ECC algorithms and further reduce uncorrectable bit error rates

End-to-End Data Path Protection

Performs data integrity checks at every juncture where data is transmitted and received to ensure corrupted data is detected and not propagated

Superior Efficiency: OEM-Optimized

Intrepid 3000 offers several OEM-friendly features that enable faster service and seamless deployments.

Intrepid Superior Efficiency: OEM-Optimized

Enhanced Logging

New logging capabilities for proactive drive monitoring

Locked Firmware

Locked firmware for long term fixed customer solutions

Increased Awareness

Advanced enterprise SMART attributes for advanced product health monitoring

Performance Consistency

Solid performance regardless of wear state, with self-diagnostics and optimization

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