The Vertex 3 Solid State Drive Series is designed and built to unleash the full potential of 6Gbps SATA III interface and significantly improve your productivity, multimedia, and overall computing experience over any other SSD solution. The MAX IOPS edition pushes the limits in speed, and maximizes data throughput with up to 75,000 IOPS compared to 60,000 with the standard version. In addition to maximum performance, a Vertex 3 upgrade promotes cooler, quieter, and more energy efficient conditions compared to traditional mechanical hard drives. With no moving parts, SSDs provide peace of mind with their superior durability and reliability. Vertex 3 MAX IOPS SSDs work in perfect harmony with next generation platforms and operating systems to deliver the ultimate storage solution.