Active Media was among the first to debut a USB 3.0 SSD drive
, but it's not about the leave the rest of us living in the present behind, and it's now introduced a speedy new range of Predator X7 SATA-II SSDs. The big news here, such as it is, is that the drives all make use of a new Jmicron JMF612 controller which, among other things, adds support for a mini USB 2.0 port to make cloning your current drive even easier. Otherwise, you'll get 128MB of DRAM cache, read and write speeds of 230MB/sec and 180MB/sec, respectively, and your choice of 32GB, 64GB, 128GB or 256GB capacities. Look for the whole lot to be available sometime next month for between $149 and $699.