Samsung 970 Pro 512Gb SSD technical review
Samsung's 970 Pro internal SSD use PCIe M.2 3.0 x 4. Detailed characteristics of this SSD here.
Samsung's 512Gb 970 Pro internal SSD works on Samsung Phoenix. The 970 Pro comes equipped with Samsung MLC memory. This NVMe also available in 1 Tb volume sizes.
Performance and benchmarks
Drive works on PCIe M.2 3.0 x 4 interface with sequential read speeds 3500 MB/s, and maximum write speeds equals to 2700 MB/s. 970 Pro has IOPS 500000 on writing and 500000 on reading operations per second.
Endurance and warranty
Samsung give 5 years of warranty limited by 600 Total Bytes Written. The 970 Pro has 1.5 million hours MTBF.
|Interface||M.2 3.0 x 4|
|Memory type||Samsung MLC|
|Read speed (Mb/s)||3500|
|Write speed (Mb/s)||2700|
|MTBF (million hours)||1.5|
Samsung 970 Pro 512Gb may work on previous bus standard that is significantly slower than PCIe Gen4. The sequential write speed is 2700 Mbps, that is pretty good for this computer expansion bus standard. The drive can write 600 TBW, that is pretty good against competitors. When everything is weighed in the balance, Samsung 970 Pro 512Gb is a well-rounded drive.
- Good writing speed
- PCIe 3.0
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