PCIe 5.0 enthusiast SSDs will require active cooling

According to Phison, as drives get more sophisticated, they get hotter, so expect high-end PCIe Gen 5 SSDs to require active cooling via a fan. Meanwhile, the company says it’s aiming to reduce the heat generated by its controllers, since applications like laptops and small desktops can’t handle huge coolers. “There are a lot of … Read more