Update 2/21: Adding power consumption figures for the PM1643 drive, new features.
Samsung this week announced that it has started mass production of its PM1643-series SSDs. These are monstrous data storage devices, with up to 30.72 TB capacity each. The new drives use Samsung’s 64-layer 512Gb TLC V-NAND memory chips stacked in 1 TB packages. Later this year Samsung plans to expand the PM1643 lineup with SSDs featuring other capacities.
Samsung’s PM1643 30.72 TB SSD is the company’s highest-capacity mass-produced drive …