Samsung's 970 EVO SSD works on PCIe M.2 3.0 x 4 interface. Read below about this NVMe on our page.
970 EVO (250Gb) produced by Samsung is powered by Samsung Phoenix controller. The 970 EVO comes equipped with Samsung TLC flash memory. NVMe SSD besides, available in 3 capacities, including 2 Tb, 500 Gb and 1 Tb volume sizes.
Performance and benchmarks
Samsung 970 EVO use PCIe M.2 3.0 x 4 expansion standard with maximum write speeds equals to 2500 Mbps, and sequential read speeds 3500 Mbps. 970 EVO has IOPS 500000 on reading and 450000 on writing operations.
Endurance and warranty
Samsung provide 5 years warranty period limited by endurance 150 TBW. The 970 EVO has 1.5 million hours MTBF.
|Interface||M.2 3.0 x 4|
|Memory type||Samsung TLC|
|Read speed (Mb/s)||3500|
|Write speed (Mb/s)||2500|
|MTBF (million hours)||1.5|
Samsung 970 EVO 250Gb support PCIe Gen3 that is significantly slower than PCIe 4.0. The maximum write speed is 2500 Mbps, that is average value for this interface. The SSD can write 150 TBW, that is not much compared to competitors. On balance, Samsung 970 EVO 250Gb has more disadvantages and we strongly do not recommend to have it.
- Good writing speed
- PCIe 3.0
- Writing speed
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