Always Evolving SSD

The ultimate in performance, upgraded. Faster than the 970 EVO, the 970 EVO Plus is powered by the latest V-NAND technology and firmware optimization. It maximizes the potential of NVMe bandwidth for unbeatable computing. In capacities up to 2TB, with reliability of up to 1,200 TBW.

nvm EXPRESS logo and front view of 970 EVO Plus over blue and green light effect

* 1GB=1,000,000,000 bytes by IDEMA. A certain portion of capacity may be used for system file and maintenance use, so the actual capacity may differ from what is indicated on the product label.

* The 2TB model will be available from April and product availability may vary by country.

Level up Performance

The 970 EVO Plus reaches sequential read/write speeds up to 3,500/3,300 MB/s, up to 53% faster than the 970 EVO. The latest V-NAND—which brings greater NAND performance and higher power efficiency—along with optimized firmware, a proven Phoenix controller, and Intelligent TurboWrite boost.

Screenshot of racing game displayed on laptop computer with 970 EVO Plus; Sequential Reads up to 3,500 MB/s, Sequential Writes up to 3,300 MB/s, Inteligent TurboWrite

* Performances may vary depending on SSD’s firmware version and system hardware & configuration. Performance measurements based on IOmeter 1.1.0. The write performances were measured with Intelligent TurboWrite technology being activated. The sequential write performances after Intelligent TurboWrite region are: 400 MB/s(250GB), 900 MB/s(500GB), 1,700 MB/s(1TB) and 1,750 MB/s(2TB).

* Test system configuration: Intel Core i7-7700K CPU @4.2GHz, DDR4 2400MHz 32GB, OS-Windows 10 Built 10240, Chipset–ASUS PRIME Z270-A.

* Up to 53 percent performance increase for sequential write speed for 250GB version

Design Flexibility

The next advancement in NVMe SSD. The 970 EVO Plus fits up to 2TB onto the compact M.2 (2280) form factor, greatly expanding storage capacity and saving space for other components. Samsung's innovative technology empowers you with the capacity to do more and accomplish more.

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Exceptional
Endurance

The new standard in sustainable performance. Get up to 1,200 TBW with a 5-year limited warranty for lasting performance. The 970 EVO Plus provides exceptional endurance powered by the latest V-NAND technology and Samsung’s quality.

* TBW: Terabytes Written
* Warrantied TBW for 970 EVO Plus: 150 TBW for 250GB model, 300 TBW for 500GB model, 600 TBW for 1TB model, 1,200 TBW for 2TB model.
* 5-years or TBW, whichever comes first. For more information on the warranty, please find the enclosed warranty statement in the package.

970 EVO Plus with arrows pointing up and down with the TBW icon; Up to 1,200 TBW

Unparalleled
Reliability

Achieve a new level of drive confidence. Samsung’s advanced nickel-coated controller and heat spreader on the 970 EVO Plus enable superior heat dissipation. The Dynamic Thermal Guard automatically monitors and maintains optimal operating temperatures to minimize performance drops.

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Samsung Magician

Advanced drive management made simple. The Samsung Magician software will help you keep an eye on your drive. A suite of user-friendly tools helps keep your drive up to date, monitor drive health and speed, and even boost performance.

Management software, Firmware update, Performance benchmark, Data security icons with an image of a man looking at the monitor



SPECIFICATIONS

  • Form Factor
  • M.2
  • Capacity
  • 250 GB, 500 GB, 1,000 GB
  • Sequential Read Speed
  • Up to 3,500 MB/sec
  • Sequential Write Speed
  • Max. 3,300 MB/sec
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Model Code (Capacity)1)

  • MZ-V7S250BW (250 GB)

  • MZ-V7S500BW (500 GB)

  • MZ-V7S1T0BW (1,000 GB)

General Feature

  • Application

    Client PCs

  • FORM FACTOR

    M.2 (2280)

  • INTERFACE

    PCIe Gen 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.3

  • DIMENSION (WxHxD)

    Max. 80.15 x 22.15 x 2.38 (mm)

  • WEIGHT

    Max 8.0g

  • STORAGE MEMORY

    Samsung V-NAND 3-bit MLC

Special Feature

  • TRIM Support

    Yes

  • S.M.A.R.T Support

    Yes

  • GC (GARBAGE COLLECTION)

    Auto Garbage Collection Algorithm

  • ENCRYPTION SUPPORT

    AES 256-bit Encryption (Class 0), TCG/Opal, IEEE1667 (Encrypted drive)

  • WWN SUPPORT

    Not Supported

  • DEVICE SLEEP MODE SUPPORT

    Yes

Performance2)

  • SEQUENTIAL READ

    Up to 3,500 MB/s

  • SEQUENTIAL WRITE

    250 GB: Up to 2,300 MB/s
    500 GB: Up to 3,200 MB/s
    1,000 GB: Up to 3,300 MB/s

  • RANDOM READ (4KB, QD32)

    250 GB: Up to 250,000 IOPS
    500 GB: Up to 480,000 IOPS
    1,000 GB: Up to 600,000 IOPS

  • RANDOM WRITE (4KB, QD32)

    Up to 550,000 IOPS

  • RANDOM READ (4KB, QD1)

    250 GB: Up to 17,000 IOPS
    500 GB, 1,000 GB: Up to 19,000 IOPS

  • RANDOM WRITE (4KB, QD1)

    Up to 60,000 IOPS

Environment

  • AVERAGE POWER CONSUMPTION
    (System Level)3)

    250 GB: Average 5.0 W Maximum 8.0 W
    500 GB: Average 5.8 W Maximum 9.0 W
    1,000 GB: Average 6.0 W Maximum 9.0 W
    (Burst mode)

  • POWER CONSUMPTION (IDLE)3)

    Max. 30mW

  • POWER CONSUMPTION (Device Sleep)

    Max. 5mW

  • ALLOWABLE VOLTAGE

    3.3 V ± 5 % Allowable voltage

  • RELIABILITY (MTBF)

    1.5 Million Hours Reliability

  • OPERATING TEMPERATURE

    0 - 70 ℃

  • Shock

    1,500 G & 0.5 ms (Half sine)

Accessories

  • INSTALLATION KIT

    N/A

Software

Warranty

  • MZ-V7S250BW (250 GB)

    5 Years or 150 TBW

  • MZ-V7S500BW (500 GB)

    5 Years or 300 TBW

  • MZ-V7S1T0BW (1,000 GB)

    5 Years or 600 TBW

  • 1) 1 GB = 1 Billion bytes by IDEMA. Actual usable capacity may be less (due to formatting, partitioning, operating system, applications or otherwise)
  • 2) Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration
  • 3) Actual power consumption may vary depending on system hardware & configuration

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