SSD 840 EVO 2.5-inch SATA 500GB (Basic)


Move faster. Samsung’s 840 EVO Series improves your PC’s speed and reliability so that you can work and multi-task faster and get more done. Enjoy boot-up speeds as low as 15 seconds, enhanced performance, and smooth hardware installation and software setup with safe data migration to your new SSD. And with 500GB of memory, you can store all your files from docs to videos for easy access anytime.

  • Faster Performance for Everyday Use
  • Always be in High Acceleration with TurboWrite
  • Unmatched Reliability for Consistently Superior Performance
  • Integrated Solution Utilizing Highest-Quality Components
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Product Features


Optimized to improve everyday PC productivity, including web-browsing, email, multimedia and gaming. Enables you to boot up your computer in as little as 15 seconds. Samsung RAPID technology boosts overall PC performance by using idle DRAM as an ultra-fast buffer*

*Sequential performance measurements based on CrystalDiskMark v.3.0.1. Random performance measurements based on Iometer 2010. Performance may vary based on SSD’s firmware version, system hardware & configuration.


Samsung’s TurboWrite write acceleration technology for significantly faster sequential write performance.

Protect Your PC

Solid-state design provides greater shock protection for data and brushed metal case blocks dust and corrosion.


100-percent genuine Samsung memory components from the #1 memory manufacturer in the world. Superior multi- tasking performance with 5th-generation 3- Core Samsung MEX Controller.


Worry-free data security with AES 256-bit full-disk encryption.


Top of the line design that emphasizes luxury and refinement.


Ultra energy efficient - improves battery life by up to 45 minutes**

*Power consumption measured with MobileMark 2007 in Windows 7. Values calculated using laptop computer and represent system-level power consumption.

Upgrade Tools

Easier-than-ever upgrade tools – including One-Stop Install Navigator, a comprehensive guide for software setup, data migration process and hardware installation. Samsung Data Migration simply and safely migrates your existing data to your new SSD -- making the installation process as smooth as possible. Laptop Upgrade Kit includes SATA to USB 3.0 cable for data migration up to 3 times faster than USB 2.0





500GB Capacity


Sequential Write Speed: 520 MB/s


840 EVO Series


Sequential Read Speed: 540 MB/s

Consumer Yes
Random Read Speed 98K
Random Write Speed 90K
Power Consumption (W) .045W
Voltage 5V ± 5%
Operating Systems
Compatible Windows 8 (32-bit and 64-bit),
Windows 7 (32-bit and 64-bit),
Vista, XP, MAC OSX, Linux
Environmental Specs
Operating Temperature 32ᵒF to 140ᵒF (Operating)
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Product .28" x 2.75 " x 3.94"
Product Max .12 lb.
Product 3 Years
Product Contents
Contents Migration Software

Features and specifications are subject to change without prior notification

Like a new computer

The very last time I time my MacBook Pro mid 2012 model booting took 3. 48 mins., before the installing this drive. Now it does it in less than 30 secs. Apps. run faster, it was like buying a new computer. There may be faster models out there but value wise and ease of installation. I have no compla…Read More »

??KnowNott on May 15, 2014

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