What memory type installed in Pilot-E (2Tb) produced by Mushkin and extra specs explore here.
Mushkin Pilot-E 2Tb use Silicon Motion SM2262EN controller. This drive has DRAM Micron LPDDR3 SDRAM to keep a map of where data is located on the NVMe SSD. The Pilot-E comes equipped with Micron 3D TLC memory. This NVMe besides, available in 1 Tb and 500 Gb capacities.
Performance and benchmarks
Drive works on PCIe M.2 3.0 x 4 with maximum read speeds 3500 MB/s, and maximum write speeds 2300 Mbps. It also has input/output performance 339000 on reading and 338000 on writing operations.
Endurance and warranty
Mushkin give 3 years of warranty that limited by 983 Total Bytes Written. The Pilot-E has 1.5 million hours mean time between failure.
|Interface||M.2 3.0 x 4|
|Controller||Silicon Motion SM2262EN|
|Memory type||Micron 3D TLC|
|DRAM||Micron LPDDR3 SDRAM|
|Read speed (Mb/s)||3500|
|Write speed (Mb/s)||2300|
|MTBF (million hours)||1.5|
Mushkin Pilot-E 2Tb support PCIe Gen3 that is undoubtedly slower than PCIe Gen4. The write speed is 2300 Mb/s, that is pretty good for this expansion standard. The NVMe can write 983 TBW, that is not very much in comparison with nearest competitors. On balance, Mushkin Pilot-E 2Tb is a well-rounded SSD.
- Good writing speed
- PCIe 3.0
- Writing speed
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