Corsair's Neutron NX500 SSD use PCIe 3.0 x 4 bus. Detailed characteristics of this NVMe in our article.
Corsair Neutron NX500 800Gb use Phison PS5007-E7 controller. This SSD has DRAM Nanya DDR3 for mapping data, located on the internal SSD. The Neutron NX500 comes equipped with Toshiba TLC flash memory. Internal SSD also available in 3 capacities: 600 Gb, 1 Tb and 400 Gb.
Performance and benchmarks
Storage works on PCIe PCIe 3.0 x 4 interface with write speeds equals to 1600 Mbps, and maximum read speeds 2800 MB/s. Neutron NX500 has IOPS 300000 on reading and 270000 on writing operations per second.
Endurance and warranty
Manufacturer provide 5 years of warranty that limited by endurance 873 TBW.
|Interface||PCIe 3.0 x 4|
|Memory type||Toshiba TLC|
|Read speed (Mb/s)||2800|
|Write speed (Mb/s)||1600|
|MTBF (million hours)||n/a|
Corsair Neutron NX500 800Gb may work on PCIe 3.0 that is undoubtedly slower than PCIe 4.0. The maximum write speed is 1600 Mbps, that is slower than has most of rivals. The NVMe SSD can write 873 TBW, that is quite well compared to closest competitors. Overall, Corsair Neutron NX500 800Gb is a well-balanced drive.
- Slow writing speed
- PCIe 3.0
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