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Jan 27, 2014

Eurocom is shipping the world's largest and fastest 1 TB Samsung 840 EVO mSATA SSD in its Armadillo Ultrabook

Contact:
Braden Taylor
613-656-7961
btaylor@eurocom.com

Eurocom is now offering 2 TB of storage in its new Armadillo Ultrabook.

The 1 TB mSATA SSD Samsung 840 EVO storage drive allows Eurocom customers to configure their Armadillo Ultrabook with up to 2 TB of SSD storage by combining a standard 7 mm storage drive with an mSATA Solid State Drive for massive amounts of high quality storage in an ultraportable package.

With the convenience of a tablet and the capability of a laptop, the 14” EUROOCM Armadillo is built for the new age of power user. Weighing just two kilograms and being 22 mm thin makes the EUROCOM Armadillo extremely easy to carry anywhere, with no need for a power cord due to 9 hours of battery life.

The new 840 EVO mSATA SSD utilizes Samsung's advanced 128 gigabit (Gb) NAND flash memory based on 10 nanometer process technology. The 1TB Samsung Evo mSATA SSD comes in a thickness of 3.85 millimeters and a weight of 8.5 grams, which are approximately 40 percent and a twelfth of a typical hard disk drive (HDD) respectively.

“This is the largest and fastest and smallest removable storage device available on the market and we are happy to offer it to our customers in their new, custom built Eurocom system” Mark Bialic, Eurocom President.

The 1TB 840 EVO mSATA SSD offers 98,000 random read and 90,000 random write IOPS (Input Output Operations Per Second) , as well as sequential read and write speed of 540 megabytes per second (MB/s) and 520 MB/s, enabling complex multi-tasking for advanced users.

Up to 16 GB of DDR3-1600 memory is supported via two sockets, providing the Armadillo with ample memory to accompany the ultra low voltage Intel Core i7-4500U processor and Intel HD Graphics 4400, the Armadillo allows you to travel light while providing the performance you need for what you do.

The 1 TB 840 Samsung EVO mSATA SSD is available in all Eurocom models that support mSATA storage devices.

EUROCOM Armadillo Specifications:
Display: 14.0-inch (356mm) FHD 1920-by-1080 pixels; Multi-touch; 700:1; LCD Backlit Display
Processor: 1.8GHz (up to 3.0Ghz in turbo mode) Intel Core i7-4500U Mobile Processor; 2-cores, 4-treads; 22nm; 4MB L3 cache; 15W; on board
Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 4400; up to 1.7GB with Intel Dynamic Memory Technology
Memory: up to 16GB of memory; DDR3L-1600; two memory sockets
Storage: 2 drives (mSATA + HDD/SSD/SHDD); SATA3 6Gb/s; up to 2 TB of storage card Reader: 6-in-1; MMC/RSMMC SD/miniSD/SDHC/SDXC
Ports: 2x USB 3.0; 1x HDMI out; 1x headphone jack; 1x Microphone Jack; 1x RJ45/LAN
Weight: 2.0kg; 4.4lbs
Dimensions: WxDxH: 340x240x22.8mm; 13.6x9.6x0.91-inch
Battery time: up to 510 minutes; 4 cells Smart Lithium-Ion battery pack 44.6 WH
AC Adapter: 65W 100-240V Auto-switching

1 TB Samsung SSD 840 Evo mSATA Specifications:
Controller: Samsung MEX
NAND: 19 nm Samsung TLC
DRAM Cache: 1 GB
Sequential Read: 540 MB/s
Sequential Write: 520 MB/s
4 KB Random Read: 98K IOPS
4 KB Random Write: 90K IOPS

About Eurocom:
Since 1989, Eurocom has been a leading developer of long lifespan, fully upgradable notebooks, high performance mobile workstations and mobile servers. Eurocom has produced many firsts and continues to engineer solutions that inspire and enable individuals and companies to reach great possibilities. For more information on Eurocom please visit www.eurocom.com.