Samsung SSD Magician Software
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Unlocking the full potential of your SSD is easier than ever before. Samsung Magician’s intuitive user interface puts an advanced suite of optimization tools at your fingertips. Monitor drive health, customize your SSD, and maximize performance just like a pro.
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Drive Information

Swift access to key
indicators of your SSD’s status and health.
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  • Drive Health & TBW Check

    Get an instant diagnosis of your drive, including Total Bytes Written, to assess the overall health of your SSD.

  • SSD Authenticity

    Confirm the authenticity of your drive to ensure you have access to the superior performance and reliability that only comes from a genuine Samsung SSD.

  • S.M.A.R.T. Check

    Check S.M.A.R.T. to inspect your SSD and detect possible drive Failure before it happens.

Drive Management

Maintain your drive’s
health and boost performance
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  • Performance Benchmark

    Inspect your SSD’s sequential and random read/write speed, and compare the scores with past results, to maintain the highest performance possible.

  • Diagnostic Scan

    Identify and fix potential problems with partial or full scans to maintain your drive’s capabilities.

  • Over Provisioning

    Resize partitions to ensure your drive has enough free space to effectively carry out routine maintenance, such as TRIM and Garbage Collection. The over-provisioning feature helps the SSD prepare free blocks, which improves performance and extends your drive’s life span.

    • *Over Provisioning is not supported for windows® XP.
  • Performance Optimization

    Restore the performance of your SSD from degradation
    by performance enhancement (TRIM) and achieve faster performance through RAPID Mode which is intelligent DRAM caching of data.

    • *RAPID (Real-Time Accelerated Processing of I/O Data) Mode fully supported with proper system requirements like below:
    • 1) Window® 7 OS and above versions
    • 2) 2GB RAM System memory or more

Data Management

Manage and protect
valuable data on your SSD.
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  • Secure Erase

    Permanently delete sensitive data without compromising the functionality of your SSD.

  • PSID Revert

    Unlock and reset your drive to its factory setting by entering the 32- character PSID password printed on the drive label.

  • Encrypted Drive

    Activate Encrypted Drive to protect private and sensitive data. Magician lets you review your drive’s current security settings and helps you with the security setup process.

    • *Encrypted Drive (BitLocker Drive Encryption) is a data protection feature available in Windows® 8 Pro,
      Windows® 8 Enterprise, and all editions of Windows® Server 2012.

Troubleshooting

Troubleshoot and receive
update reminders for your SSD.
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  • System Information

    Review compatibility checks and system and drive information,
    including model name, serial number, and firmware version.

  • Update

    Receive reminders and keep track of updates to enhance your drive’s performance.

  • Help

    Troubleshoot and resolve issues with the searchable and
    comprehensive help manual.

DOWNLOAD FILES

Download now to keep your drive current and the performance up with this essential software toolkit.

970 PRO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-V7P512BW (512 GB)
    • MZ-V7P1T0BW (1,024 GB)
  • Form Factor
    • M.2
  • Interface
    • PCIe Gen 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.3

970 EVO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-V7E250BW (250 GB)
    • MZ-V7E500BW (500 GB)
    • MZ-V7E1T0BW (1,000 GB)
    • MZ-V7E2T0BW (2,000 GB)
  • Form Factor
    • M.2
  • Interface
    • PCIe Gen 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.3

970 EVO Plus

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-V7S250BW (250 GB)
    • MZ-V7S500BW (500 GB)
    • MZ-V7S1T0BW (1,000 GB)
  • Form Factor
    • M.2
  • Interface
    • PCIe Gen 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.3

960 PRO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-V6P512BW (512 GB)
    • MZ-V6P1T0BW (1 TB)
    • MZ-V6P2T0BW (2 TB)
  • Form Factor
    • M.2
  • Interface
    • PCIe Gen 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.2

960 EVO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-V6E250BW (250 GB)
    • MZ-V6E500BW (500 GB)
    • MZ-V6E1T0BW (1 TB)
  • Form Factor
    • M.2
  • Interface
    • PCIe Gen 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.2

950 PRO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-VKV256 (256 GB)
    • MZ-VKV512 (512 GB)
  • Form Factor
    • M.2 (2280)
  • Interface
    • PCIe 3.0 x4 (up to 32Gb/s) NVMe 1.1

860 PRO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-76P256BW (256 GB)
    • MZ-76P512BW (512 GB)
    • MZ-76P1T0BW (1,024 GB)
    • MZ-76P2T0BW (2,048 GB)
    • MZ-76P4T0BW (4,096 GB)
  • Form Factor
    • 2.5 inch
  • Interface
    • SATA 6Gb/s

860 EVO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-76E250BW (250 GB)
    • MZ-76E500BW (500 GB)
    • MZ-76E1T0BW (1,000 GB)
    • MZ-76E2T0BW (2,000 GB)
    • MZ-76E4T0BW (4,000 GB)
  • Form Factor
    • 2.5 inch
  • Interface
    • SATA 6Gb/s

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-M6E250BW (250 GB)
    • MZ-M6E500BW (500 GB)
    • MZ-M6E1T0BW (1,000 GB)
  • Form Factor
    • mSATA
  • Interface
    • SATA 6Gb/s

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-N6E250BW (250 GB)
    • MZ-N6E500BW (500 GB)
    • MZ-N6E1T0BW (1,000 GB)
    • MZ-N6E2T0BW (2,000 GB)
  • Form Factor
    • M.2
  • Interface
    • SATA 6Gb/s

860 QVO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-76Q1T0BW (1,000 GB)
    • MZ-76Q2T0BW (2,000 GB)
    • MZ-76Q4T0BW (4,000 GB)
  • Form Factor
    • 2.5 inch
  • Interface
    • SATA 6Gb/s

850 PRO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-7KE256 (256 GB)
    • MZ-7KE512 (512 GB)
    • MZ-7KE1T0 (1 TB)
    • MZ-7KE2T0 (2 TB)
    • MZ-7KE4T0 (4 TB)
  • Form Factor
    • 2.5 inch
  • Interface
    • SATA 6Gb/s

850 EVO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-75E250 (250 GB)
    • MZ-75E500 (500 GB)
    • MZ-75E1T0 (1 TB)
    • MZ-75E2T0 (2 TB)
    • MZ-75E4T0 (4 TB)
  • Form Factor
    • 2.5 inch
  • Interface
    • SATA 6Gb/s

850 EVO mSATA

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-M5E120 (120 GB)
    • MZ-M5E250 (250 GB)
    • MZ-M5E500 (500 GB)
    • MZ-M5E1T0 (1 TB)
  • Form Factor
    • mSATA
  • Interface
    • SATA 6Gb/s

850 EVO M.2

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-N5E120 (120 GB)
    • MZ-N5E250 (250 GB)
    • MZ-N5E500 (500 GB)
  • Form Factor
    • M.2
  • Interface
    • SATA 6Gb/s

840 PRO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-7PD128 (128 GB)
    • MZ-7PD256 (256 GB)
    • MZ-7PD512 (512 GB)
  • Form Factor
    • 2.5 inch
  • Interface
    • SATA 6Gb/s
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