Seagate's FireCuda 520 SSD works on PCIe M.2 4.0 x 4 bus. Read below about this NVMe on this site.
FireCuda 520 (500Gb) produced by Seagate works on Phison PS5016-E16. This drive has Dynamic-Random Access Memory Nanya DDR4 to keep a map of where data is located on the NVMe. The FireCuda 520 comes equipped with Toshiba 3D TLC memory. This NVMe is offered also in 1 Tb and 2 Tb capacities.
Performance and benchmarks
Storage use PCIe M.2 4.0 x 4 with maximum read speeds 5000 Mbps, and sequential write speeds equals to 4400 MB/s. This model has input/output performance 700000 on writing and 750000 on reading operations.
Endurance and warranty
Seagate provide 5 years warranty for this product that limited by 850 Total Bytes Written. As well it has 1.8 million hours mean time between failure.
|Interface||M.2 4.0 x 4|
|Memory type||Toshiba 3D TLC|
|Read speed (Mb/s)||5000|
|Write speed (Mb/s)||4400|
|MTBF (million hours)||1.8|
FireCuda 520 (500Gb) produced by Seagate support PCIe 4 that is undoubtedly faster than PCIe Gen3. The maximum write speed is 4400 Mbps, that is pretty good for this computer expansion bus standard. The Internal SSD has endurance 850 TBW, that is good compared to nearest rivals. Overall, our editor highly recommend to have Seagate FireCuda 520 500Gb for your PC.
- Good writing speed
- PCIe 4.0
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