Should you buy M8Se Series (256Gb) produced by Plextor and other specifications explore here.
Plextor's 256Gb M8Se Series internal SSD works on Marvell Eldora controller. The M8Se Series comes equipped with Toshiba MLC flash memory. This NVMe besides, available in 3 capacities: 512 Gb, 1 Tb and 128 Gb.
Performance and benchmarks
Drive use PCIe M.2 or PCIe 3.0 x 4 with read speeds 2400 Mbps, and maximum write speeds equals to 1000 Mbps. It also has IOPS 210000 on reading and 175000 on writing operations.
Endurance and warranty
Plextor give 3-year warranty limited by endurance 220 Total Bytes Written. The M8Se Series has 1.5 million hours mean time between failure.
|Interface||M.2 or PCIe 3.0 x 4|
|Memory type||Toshiba MLC|
|Read speed (Mb/s)||2400|
|Write speed (Mb/s)||1000|
|MTBF (million hours)||1.5|
Plextor M8Se Series 256Gb use PCIe 3.0 that is twice slower than PCIe 4.0. The sequential write speed is 1000 Mb/s, that is slower than has most of rivals. The NVMe can write 220 TBW, that is good compared to rivals. When everything is weighed in the balance, Plextor M8Se Series 256Gb has more cons and we strongly do not advise to buy it.
- Slow writing speed
- PCIe 3.0
Buy this or similar SSD:
PLEXTOR M8Pe M.2 NVMe SSD 256GB