PNY Announces New CS1311 and CS2211 Series SSDs


PNY Technologies, Inc. (“PNY”) today announced its next generation of high-performance consumer solid-state drives (SSDs) designed to optimize the performance of both laptops and desktop systems — the PNY CS1311 and PNY CS2211 SSD lineup. Geared towards consumers — the PNY CS2211 SSD is engineered for the gamer/enthusiast and the CS1311 for the entry-level value segments. These mid and entry-level solid-state drives offer the best cost to performance ratio to consumers and include the Acronis True Image data migration software, which allows for a seamless experience when transferring data from an existing drive to a new PNY solid-state drive.

“Whether you’re editing videos with 4K content or looking to step up your game in the high performance gaming segment, the new CS2211 SSDs — offering blazing fast speeds, enhanced reliability and durability — are the perfect solution,” said Thomas Climer, Senior Director of Product Marketing. “Everybody wants the fastest PC or laptop they can afford, by replacing a slow HDD with a much faster PNY CS1311 SSD the increase in boot up speed and responsiveness of the system will be instantly noticeable. Backing up your HDD and installing your new PNY SSD is made much easier now with the inclusion of the Acronis software.”

Consumer SSD: CS1311

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The PNY CS1311 SSD is the new addition to the value performance line of PNY SSDs which will be available in SATA 2.5 form factor and density offerings of 120GB – 960GB. Optimized for mixed workload, the CS1311 model offers stable performance for cost conscious SSD buyers and serves as an ideal entry level SSD. Designed to be PNY’s lightest SSD to date, the CS1311 SSD offers lower power usage, longer battery life, and a cooler, quieter system making it ideal for both laptop and desktop users. With no moving parts, the PNY CS1311 is highly durable and includes a 3-year limited warranty.


Consumer Gamer/Enthusiast SSD: CS2211

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The PNY CS2211 SSD is PNY’s next generation of XLR8 SSD that offers extreme performance for demanding multimedia files. Optimized for high sequential read speeds of up to 565 MB/s, this drive is specifically geared to dramatically improve game load and entry times. These high performance 2.5″ SATA SSDs offer capacities of 240GB, 480GB, and 960GB using the latest MLC NAND Flash and a four-year limited warranty.

PNY’s extensive testing and rigorous validation process ensures they meet the quality, reliability and durability criteria and the highest compatibility across various platforms and multiple Operating Systems including Windows10.