|[March 18, 2014]
Kingston Digital SSD Powers New ASUS Zenbook Ultrabook PCs
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif. --(Business Wire)--
Kingston Digital, Inc., the Flash memory affiliate of Kingston
Technology Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory
products, today announced its internal M.2 2260 SATA solid-state drive
is at the heart of the ASUS Zenbook™ UX301LA and UX301LAA. Kingston's
SSD solution helps the stylish Ultrabook™ with fast startup and
shutdown, quick opening and closing of applications, longer battery life
and rapid access in and out of hibernation.
Kingston Digital's M.2 SSD will be used in ASUS' latest Ultrabook PCs. (Photo: Business Wire)
The ASUS Zenbook UX301LA uses a 128GB Kingston® M.2 2260 SATA
SSD while the Zenbook UX301LAA is powered by two M.2 2260 SATA SSDs in
RAID 0, thus allowing the user up to 256GB of hard drive storage. The
slim form factor of the SATA 6Gbps SSD allows unrivaled performance for
Ultrabook PCs. M.2 2260 is among the next-generation form factors that
Kingston offers to fit various PC OEM platforms as more Ultrabook, light
and thin, tablet and all-in-one solutions come into the marketplace.
"Our award-winning Zenbook merges form and function with beauty and
precision. The stunning resolution of the touch-screen display is
matched by the artistry of the design," said Y.C. Chen, NB Senior
Director, ASUS. "This Zenbook is one of the lightest and smallest
Ultrabooks we've ever made and with Kingston's M.2 2260 SSD inside, it
is a fast and powerful machine that gives the user an unmatched
"The ASUS Zenbook combines a stylish and elegant design with
power-packed computing performance, a superb display and rich sound,"
said Ariel Perez, SSD business manager, Kingston. "We are proud to have
ASUS as a partner utilizing our latest OEM solid-state drives, just as
many of the world's leading companies have standardized on Kingston
client and server SSDs."
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About Kingston Digital, Inc.
Kingston Digital, Inc. ("KDI") is the Flash memory affiliate of Kingston
Technology Company, Inc., the world's largest independent manufacturer
of memory products. Established in 2008, KDI is headquartered in
Fountain Valley, California, USA. For more information, please visit www.kingston.com
or call 800-337-8410.
Editor's Note: For additional information, evaluation units or
executive interviews, please contact David Leong, Kingston Digital, Inc.
17600 Newhope Street, Fountain Valley, CA (News - Alert) USA 92708, 714-438-1817
(Voice). Press images can be found in Kingston's press room at kingston.com/press/default.asp
Kingston and the Kingston logo are registered trademarks of Kingston
Technology Corporation. All rights reserved. All other marks may be the
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