Samsung 750 EVO 500GB Review & Specifications

Samsung 750 EVO 500GB 2.5'' SATA3 MZ-750500BW

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Price Alert

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Empower your PC with a smart solution.
High-speed SSDs are now the go-to-upgrade for the new PC
experience. For those seeking accelerated performance and
robust reliability, Samsung 750 EVO offers both and more.
Highlights
• Performance : TurboWrite technology and RAPID mode
for ultrafast computing
• Reliability : NAND flash-based, lightweight, shock and
vibration resistant for computing on the go
• Security : Encryption and Secure Erase for superb data
protection
• Ease of use : Samsung Data Migration and Magician
software for easy installation and management

Specs Overview

Model MZ-750500BW
Capacity 500GB
Interface SATA 6 Gb/s
Form Factor 2.5"
SSD Controller Samsung MGX
NAND Flash Type Samsung 16nm TLC

Score Pangoly

86

Critic Reviews

70

The Samsung 750 Evo 500GB is a good SSD but it's just too expensive compared to its rivals. The Toshiba Q300 - with a similar 480GB capacity - costs under £80, yet offers very similar performance...

80

Samsung takes aim at the new low-cost entry-level SSD market with another mainstream SSD that rips the competition to shreds. You will still have to pay a little more to get the best, but the small "Samsung Tax" is worth the premium. The 750 EVO offe ...

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70

Samsung's latest triple-level cell SSD is the cream of the TLC crop thanks to its consistent performance. However, you're still better off overall with a MLC NAND-based drive.

Usage Application Client PCs
Capacity 120GB, 250GB, 500GB
Dimension (W x H x D) 100 x 69.85 x 6.8 (mm)
Interface SATA 6Gb/s (compatible with SATA 3Gb/s and SATA 1.5Gb/s)
Form factor 2.5 inch
Controller Samsung MGX controller
NAND Flash Memory Samsung NAND Flash Memory
DRAM Cache Memory 256 MB DDR3 for 120GB and 250GB, 512 MB LPDDR3 for 500GB
Performance* Sequential Read Max. 540 MB/s
Sequential Write** Max. 520 MB/s
4KB Random Read (QD1) Max. 10,000 IOPS
4KB Random Write (QD1) Max. 40,000 IOPS
4KB Random Read (QD32) Max. 98,000 IOPS(500GB)
Max. 97,000 IOPS(250GB)
Max. 94,000 IOPS(120GB)
4KB Random Write (QD32) Max. 88,000 IOPS
Data Security AES 256-bit Full Disk Encryption (FDE)
Weight Max. 50g
Reliability MTBF: 1.5 million hours
TBW 120GB: 35 TBW / 250GB: 70 TBW / 500GB: 100 TBW
Power Consumption*** Active Read/Write (Average): Max. 2.3W / 2.5W
Idle: Max. 50mW
Device Sleep: 5mW
Supporting features TRIM(Required OS support), Garbage Collection, S.M.A.R.T.
Temperature Operating: 0°C to 70°C
Non-Operating: -40°C to 85°C
Humidity 5% to 95%, non-condensing
Vibration Non-Operating: 20~2000Hz, 20G
Shock Non-Operating: 1500G, duration 0.5m sec, 3 axis
Warranty 3 Years Limited
  • *    Sequential performance measurements based on CrystalDiskMark v.3.0.1. Random performance measurements based on Iometer 1.1.0. Performance may vary based on SSD’s firmware version, system hardware & configuration. Test system configuration : Intel® Core i7-4790K @ 4.0GHz, DDR3 1600MHz 8 GB, OS : Windows® 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, IRST13.0.3.1001, Chipset : Intel Z97PRO
  • **   Sequential Write performance measurements based on TurboWrite technology. The sequential write performances after TurboWrite region are 130 MB/s (120 GB), 250 MB/s (250 GB) and 300 MB/s (500 GB)
  • *** Power consumption measured with IOmeter1.1.0 with Intel i7-4770K, DDR3 8 GB, Intel DH87RL OS : Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

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