What memory type installed in XLR8 CS3030 (500Gb) produced by PNY and another details watch on this site.
XLR8 CS3030 (500Gb) produced by PNY is powered by Phison PS5012-E12. The NVMe SSD storing a data location map on Dynamic-Random Access Memory LPDDR3 or LPDDR4 to launch a programs without delays. The XLR8 CS3030 comes equipped with Toshiba TLC memory. PNY XLR8 CS3030 besides, available in 3 capacities, including 2 Tb, 1 Tb and 250 Gb volume sizes.
Performance and benchmarks
PNY XLR8 CS3030 works on PCIe M.2 3.0 x 4 expansion standard with sequential write speeds equals to 3000 Mbps, and read speeds 3500 Mbps. This model has IOPS 300000 on reading and 0 on writing operations.
Endurance and warranty
PNY provide 5 years warranty limited by 286 Total Bytes Written. The XLR8 CS3030 has 2 million hours MTBF.
|Interface||M.2 3.0 x 4|
|Memory type||Toshiba TLC|
|DRAM||LPDDR3 or LPDDR4|
|Read speed (Mb/s)||3500|
|Write speed (Mb/s)||3000|
|MTBF (million hours)||2|
XLR8 CS3030 (500Gb) produced by PNY support PCIe 3.0 that is twice slower than PCIe 4.0. The maximum write speed is 3000 Mbps, that is average value for this expansion standard. The PNY XLR8 CS3030 can write 286 TBW, that is not much against rivals. On balance, PNY XLR8 CS3030 500Gb has more minuses and our editor do not advise to spend money for it.
- Good writing speed
- PCIe 3.0
- Writing speed
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