SSD 960 EVO M.2 500GB

MZ-V6E500BW

SSD 960 EVO NVMe M.2 500GB

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NVMe Read/Write performance

V-NAND SSD ideal for high-performance PCs

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    NVMe M.2

    Form Factor

    V-nand

    V-nand

    3,200MB/s Seq. Read

    3,200MB/s Seq. Read

    1,800MB/s Seq. Write

    1,800MB/s Seq. Write

    About This Product

    Discover the next advancement in SSD technology with our high-performance, highly reliable 960 EVO Series NVMe M.2 SSDs. Non-Volatile Memory Express (NVMe) with a new Polaris controller outperforms our SATA SSDs with exceptionally fast read/write speeds, and Samsung TurboWrite technology accelerates write speeds even further. Samsung's Magician software solution provides advanced functionality to manage, monitor and optimize drive performance.

    About This Product

    Raise your performance expectations

    Enhanced bandwidth beyond the SATA interface provided by the NVMe interface, combined with the new Polaris controller facilitates sequential Read/Write speeds up to 3,200 MB/s and 1,800 MB/s respectively. Plus, the new Intelligent TurboWrite technology accelerates write speeds even further.

    Raise your performance expectations

    Rest easy with solid reliability

    The 960 EVO holds its own by boasting up to 200 TBW* for the 500GB capacity model and is backed by a 3-year limited warranty. Dynamic Thermal Guard prevents overheating, protecting your data and ensuring optimal performance.

    Rest easy with solid reliability

    Samsung Magician

    • Management software

      Management software

      Samsung Magician software is designed to help you manage your SSD with a simple and intuitive user interface.

    • Firmware update

      Firmware update

      Get notifications when new firmware is released, and easily install updates for enhanced performance, stability, and compatibility.

    • Performance benchmark

      Performance benchmark

      Check your SSD's sequential and random read/write speeds, so you can maintain superb performance.

    • Data security

      Data security

      Protect data by selecting security options. The 960 EVO supports AES 256-bit hardware-based encryption and is compliant with TCG Opal and IEEE 1667.

    Management software
    Firmware update
    Performance benchmark
    Data security
    NVMe M.2
    Form Factor
    V-nand
    V-nand
    3,200MB/s Seq. Read
    3,200MB/s Seq. Read
    1,800MB/s Seq. Write
    1,800MB/s Seq. Write
    Secure Encryption
    Secure Encryption
    3 Year Limited Warranty
    3 Year Limited Warranty
    • Type

      Product Type

      NVMe M.2

      Usage Application

      Yes

      Interface

      PCIe 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.2

    • Application

      Consumer

      Client PCs

    • Storage

      Capacity

      500 GB (1GB=1 Billionbyte by IDEMA)*

    • Key Features

      Sequential Read Speed

      Up to 3,200 MB/sec**

      Sequential Write Speed

      Up to 1,800 MB/sec**

      Random Read Speed

      Random Read (4KB, QD32):
      Up to 330,000 IOPS (Thread 4)**

      Random Read (4KB, QD1):
      Up to 14,000 IOPS (Thread 1)**

      Random Write Speed

      Random Write (4KB, QD32):
      Up to 330,000 IOPS (Thread 4)**

      Random Write (4KB, QD1):
      Up to 50,000 IOPS (Thread 1)**

      Controller

      Samsung Polaris controller

      NAND Flash

      Yes

      Trim Support

      Yes

      AES Encryption

      AES 256-bit for User Data Encryption, TCG Opal

      S.M.A.R.T. Support

      Yes

      GC (Garbage Collection)

      Auto Garbage Collection Algorithm

      Device Sleep Mode Support

      5mW(L1.2)

      Internal Storage

      Yes

      Temperature proof

      Yes

      NVMe

      Yes

      Gaming SSDs

      Yes

    • General

      Power Consumption (W)

      *Average: Typ. 5.4 Watts, Idle : 40mW *Actual power consumption may vary depending on system hardware & configuration

      Reliability (MTBF)

      1.5 Million Hours Reliability (MTBF)

    • Environmental Specs

      Operating Temperature

      32ºF - 158ºF

      Shock

      1500G , duration 0.5m sec, 3 axis

    • Form Factor

      Product

      NVMe M.2

    • Dimensions (W x D x H)

      Product

      3.15" x 0.87" x 0.09"

    • Weight

      Product

      0.02 lb.

    • Software

      Management SW

      Magician Software for SSD management

    • Warranty

      Product

      3 Year Limited Warranty or 200TBW Limited Warranty

    32 User Reviews

    "I recently scraped my FX system, and built a Ryzen system. I opted for this drive after researching many NVME offerings. I am biased towards Samsung a bit, as I have used so many of their products, an..."

    "A bit pricey but its a little faster than the others. And it looks really good aesthetically sitting on the motherboard. I would recommend this to others"

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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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