Memory designs, manufactures and markets premium branded memory module and flash
memory solutions worldwide. The company's DRAM solutions include award winning
memory for high performance and gaming applications and high quality upgrade
solutions for desktop, notebook, server, and storage systems. Patriot's flash
products include removable flash cards and universal serial flash drives
designed for personal computers, digital cameras, mobile phones, gaming consoles
and other digital devices.
Patriot Memory sells its products through
original equipment manufacturers, retailers, e-tailers and distributors. It has
operations in North America, Asia and Europe. Patriot Memory's parent company,
PDP Systems, Inc., was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Fremont,
Memory - mentions on STORAGEsearch.com,
SSD overview page
editor's comments:- March 2013 - Patriot Memory is a
me-too supplier of
consumer SSDs. The
company has never been listed in the
Top SSD Companies List,
the fastest SSDs list.
mentions of Patriot SSDs in
- In May 2009 -
line of SATA
flash SSDs with 64GB, 128GB and 256GB capacities. The new models include 64MB
of DRAM cache and deliver upto up to 260MB/s read, 180MB/s write speeds. OS
support includes:- WindowsXP, Vista, Linux, and Mac OS X.
2009 - Tom's Hardware published a benchmark article -
Memory's Torqx SSD Beats Intel's X25-M .
In December 2010
- Patriot Memory
a single chip native USB 3
flash drive - which offers faster performance than other designs which use
include a USB bridge chip.
In March 2013 - Patriot's SSD
product line still looks thin and me-too.
A report in myce.com
speculated that Patriot may phase out its own SSD products.
could be due to a problem which is symptomatic for many
companies. Although the SSD market is large and growing - most SSD companies
don't have any worthwhile SSD
IP, and many consumer companies aren't doing anything different to 100
plus other SSD competitors.