Last time in stock: Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Built with Samsung's industry leading V-NAND technology for reliable and unrivaled performance
Read speeds up to 3,500MB/s* with a 5-year limited warranty and exceptional endurance up to 1,200 TBW* (* Varies by capacity)
Seamless cloning and file transfers with the Samsung Magician Software, the ideal SSD management solution for performance optimization and data security with automatic firmware updates
Samsung's Dynamic Thermal Guard reduces risk of overheating and minimizes performance drops
The NVMe interface (PCIe M.2 2280) offers enhanced bandwidth, low latency, and power efficiency, perfect for tech enthusiasts, high-end gamers, and 4K & 3D content designers
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|SSD Controller||Samsung Phoenix|
|Cache||1GB LPDDR4 DRAM|
|Max Sequential Read||Up to 3500 MB/s|
|Max Sequential Write||Up to 2700 MB/s|
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