SSD 960 PRO NVMe M.2 1TB
NVMe Read/Write performance
V-NAND SSD ideal for high-performance PCs
3,500MB/s Seq. Read
2,100MB/s Seq. Write
About This Product
Experience incredible performance designed for heavy workloads and demanding applications with the high-capacity, highly reliable Samsung 960 PRO SSD. Ideal for high-end PCs and workstations, the 960 PRO boasts a cutting-edge 48-layer Samsung V-NAND-based architecture that delivers next-generation performance in a compact M.2 form factor. Samsung's Magician software solution provides advanced functionality to manage, monitor and optimize drive performance.
Experience next-gen performance
The NVMe™ interface of the 960 PRO supports PCIe® Gen 3 x4 lanes for an enhanced bandwidth and lower latency than SATA SSDs. You can experience massive sequential R/W (read/write) speeds up to 3,500 MB/s and 2,100 MB/s respectively.
Class leading performance & capacity
As a global leader in flash memory, Samsung provides advanced end-to-end integration for our SSDs. The 960 PRO is optimized for performance and capacity, enabling you to store up to 2TB of data on a single NVMe SSD.
Bank on solid reliability
The 960 PRO holds its own by boasting up to 800 TBW* for the 1TB capacity model and is backed by a 5-year limited warranty. Dynamic Thermal Guard prevents overheating, protecting your data and ensuring optimal performance.
Manage your drive like magic
The 960 PRO comes with the newly upgraded Magician—an advanced software solution for users to monitor, manage and maintain the drive. Magician provides personalized firmware checking and additional functions tailored for individual user's drives. It even updates the firmware automatically to make sure that the drive's performance stays up to date.
Features and specifications are subject to change without prior notification
PCIe 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.2
1024 GB (1GB=1 Billionbyte by IDEMA)*
Sequential Read Speed
Up to 3,500 MB/sec**
Sequential Write Speed
Up to 2,100 MB/sec**
Random Read Speed
Random Read (4KB, QD32):
Up to 440,000 IOPS (Thread 4)**
Random Read (4KB, QD1):
Up to 14,000 IOPS (Thread 1)**
Random Write Speed
Random Write (4KB, QD32):
Up to 360,000 IOPS (Thread 4)**
Random Write (4KB, QD1):
Up to 50,000 IOPS (Thread 1)**
Samsung Polaris controller
AES 256-bit for User Data Encryption, TCG Opal
GC (Garbage Collection)
Auto Garbage Collection Algorithm
Device Sleep Mode Support
Power Consumption (W)
*Average: Typ. 5.3 Watts, Idle : 40mW *Actual power consumption may vary depending on system hardware & configuration
1.5 Million Hours Reliability (MTBF)
32ºF - 158ºF
1500G , duration 0.5m sec, 3 axis
Dimensions (W x D x H)
3.15" x 0.87" x 0.09"
Magician Software for SSD management
5 Year Limited Warranty or 800TBW Limited Warranty
3 User Reviews
"Pre-Ordered. Got mine 11-17. The package looks nice. Installed on Win 10 64 pro. Asus x99 Strix. Samsung magician 4.7 reads 3550mb , 2125mb. The back of the drive has a copper sticker. I was able to p..."
Dkoeoefk123 November 18, 2016
"Pros: - Best write speed I have seen from a single SSD to date (over 2000MB/s) - Large 1 TB capacity - Extremely durable and reliable drive - Read speed on par with 950 Pro 256 GB (over 2000MB/s) ..."
Lsucorey January 25, 2017
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Features and specifications are subject to change without prior notification.
*Actual usable capacity may be less (due to formatting, partitioning, operating system, applications or otherwise)
**Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration
***Actual power consumption may vary depending on system hardware & configuration
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