Corsair MP510 240Gb NVMe technical specs

Posted on November 07, 2022 by Raymond Chen

How fast is the Corsair MP510 240Gb and other specifications read below here.

Corsair MP510 240Gb NVMe technical specs

MP510 (240Gb) produced by Corsair use Phison PS5012-E12 controller. The drive storing a data location map on DRAM SK Hynix DDR4 to launch a programs faster. The MP510 comes equipped with Toshiba TLC memory. Corsair MP510 besides, available in 3 capacities: 480 Gb, 2 Tb and 960 Gb.

Performance and benchmarks

NVMe SSD works on PCIe M.2 3.0 x 4 with maximum write speeds equals to 3000 Mbps, and maximum read speeds 3480 Mbps. This model has input/output performance 610000 on reading and 510000 on writing operations per second.

Endurance and warranty

Corsair give 5 years warranty limited by 400 TBW. As well it has 1.8 million hours MTBF.


Category Value
Capacity 240 Gb
Interface M.2 3.0 x 4
Controller Phison PS5012-E12
Memory type Toshiba TLC
Read speed (Mb/s) 3480
Write speed (Mb/s) 3000
Read IOPS 610000
Write IOPS 510000
Endurance (TBW) 400
MTBF (million hours) 1.8
Warranty (years) 5


MP510 (240Gb) produced by Corsair use PCIe 3 that is undoubtedly slower than PCIe 4. The sequential write speed is 3000 Mb/s, that is okay for this expansion standard. The NVMe SSD has endurance 400 TBW, that is quite well in comparison with closest competitors. When everything is weighed in the balance, Corsair MP510 240Gb is a well-balanced NVMe SSD.

+ Pros

  • Good writing speed
  • Endurance

- Cons

  • PCIe 3.0
  • Capacity

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Video Review

Corsair Force Series MP510 240GB NVMe M.2 SSD Testing


The Corsair MP510 has SK Hynix DDR4. Dynamic Random-Access Memory in their controller help to increase input/output performance and endurance.

The MP510 240Gb due to the low density of memory chips may last without further heat sinks. Some motherboards or laptops designed with additional cooling below and above the storage to enhance productivity during high loads.

The MP510 240Gb has maximum write speed 3000 Mb/s, sequential read speed 3480 Mbps. SSD works on Phison PS5012-E12 controller and M.2 3.0 x 4 interface standard. The memory type is Toshiba TLC.
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