HP EX950 2Tb NVMe technical review
HP's EX950 SSD use PCIe M.2 3.0 x 4 bus. Read below about this SSD here.
HP EX950 2Tb is powered by Silicon Motion SM2262EN controller. This NVMe SSD has Dynamic-Random Access Memory Nanya or Micron 512 - 2TB DDR3 to keep a map of where data is located on the NVMe SSD. The EX950 comes equipped with Micron TLC memory. HP EX950 besides, available in 512 Gb and 1 Tb capacities.
Performance and benchmarks
This NVMe use PCIe M.2 3.0 x 4 bus with write speeds equals to 2900 MB/s, and read speeds 3500 Mbps. It also has IOPS 410000 on reading and 380000 on writing operations per second.
Endurance and warranty
Manufacturer give 5 years warranty limited by endurance 1040 TBW. The EX950 has 2 million hours mean time between failure.
|Interface||M.2 3.0 x 4|
|Controller||Silicon Motion SM2262EN|
|Memory type||Micron TLC|
|DRAM||Nanya or Micron 512 - 2TB DDR3|
|Read speed (Mb/s)||3500|
|Write speed (Mb/s)||2900|
|MTBF (million hours)||2|
EX950 (2Tb) produced by HP use previous bus standard that is undoubtedly slower than PCIe 4. The sequential write speed is 2900 Mbps, that is average value for this expansion standard. The NVMe SSD provide possibility to write 1040 TBW, that is not much compared to rivals. After evaluating all the facts, HP EX950 2Tb is a well-balanced NVMe SSD.
- Good writing speed
- PCIe 3.0
- Writing speed
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