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WD_BLACK SN850 NVMe SSD & Crucial P5 SSD - Official Product Overview

The future of gaming has arrived. Long load times are obsolete with next-gen PCIe Gen4 technology, reaching irrational read/write speeds up to 7000/5300MB/s. Arm your system with RGB lighting (heatsink model only), customizable through the downloadable WD_BLACK Dashboard. Sustain supreme performance with the optional heatsink model and store more with up to 2TB capacity.

Inspiration comes fast; don’t let ordinary performance slow you down.?The Crucial P5 SSD delivers impressive speed and data protection with sequential reads up to 3,400MB/s. Engineered with?NVMe?technology, the P5?is backed by thousands of validation hours, dozens of qualification tests, and Micron’s reputation for world-class engineering and innovation.

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Corsair MP600 PRO XT M.2 2280 2TB PCI-Express 4.0 x4 NVMe 1.4 3D TLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) CSSD-F2000GBMP600PXT
Corsair MP600 PRO XT M.2 2280 2TB PCI-Express 4.0 x4 NVMe 1.4 3D TLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) CSSD-F2000GBMP600PXT
  • Max Sequential Read: Up to 7100 MBps
  • Max Sequential Write: Up to 6800 MBps
  • 4KB Random Read: Up to 1,000,000 IOPS
  • Controller: PS5018-E18
  • Model #: CSSD-F2000GBMP600PXT
  • Item #: N82E16820236813
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SAMSUNG 980 M.2 2280 1TB PCI-Express 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.4 V-NAND MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) MZ-V8V1T0B/AM
SAMSUNG 980 M.2 2280 1TB PCI-Express 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.4 V-NAND MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) MZ-V8V1T0B/AM
  • Max Sequential Read: Up to 3500 MBps
  • Max Sequential Write: Up to 3000 MBps
  • 4KB Random Read: QD1: 17,000 IOPS QD32: 500,000 IOPS
  • Controller: Pablo
  • Model #: MZ-V8V1T0B/AM
  • Item #: N82E16820147804
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Crucial X6 500GB Portable SSD - Up to 540 MB/s - USB 3.2 - External Solid State Drive, USB-C - CT500X6SSD9
Crucial X6 500GB Portable SSD - Up to 540 MB/s - USB 3.2 - External Solid State Drive, USB-C - CT500X6SSD9
  • Max Sequential Read: Up to 540 MBps
  • Model #: CT500X6SSD9
  • Item #: N82E16820156277
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SAMSUNG 870 EVO Series 2.5" 1TB SATA III V-NAND Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) MZ-77E1T0B/AM
SAMSUNG 870 EVO Series 2.5" 1TB SATA III V-NAND Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) MZ-77E1T0B/AM
  • Max Sequential Read: Up to 560 MBps
  • Max Sequential Write: Up to 530 MBps
  • Power Consumption (Active): Average: 2.5W Maximum: 4.0W
  • Power Consumption (Idle): Max. 30 mW
  • Model #: MZ-77E1T0B/AM
  • Item #: N82E16820147793
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SAMSUNG T7 Portable SSD 500GB - Up to 1050 MB/s - USB 3.2 External Solid State Drive, Blue (MU-PC500H/AM)
SAMSUNG T7 Portable SSD 500GB - Up to 1050 MB/s - USB 3.2 External Solid State Drive, Blue (MU-PC500H/AM)
  • Color: Blue
  • Max Sequential Read: Up to 1050 MBps
  • Max Sequential Write: Up to 1000 MBps
  • Width: 2.20"
  • Model #: MU-PC500H/AM
  • Item #: N82E16820147763
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SAMSUNG 970 EVO PLUS M.2 2280 1TB PCIe Gen 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.3 V-NAND 3-bit MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) MZ-V7S1T0B/AM
SAMSUNG 970 EVO PLUS M.2 2280 1TB PCIe Gen 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.3 V-NAND 3-bit MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) MZ-V7S1T0B/AM
  • Max Sequential Read: Up to 3500 MBps
  • Max Sequential Write: Up to 3300 MBps
  • 4KB Random Read: QD32: Up to 600,000 IOPS QD1: Up to 19,000 IOPS
  • Controller: Samsung Phoenix
  • Model #: MZ-V7S1T0B/AM
  • Item #: N82E16820147743
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Kingston NV1 1TB M.2 2280 NVMe PCIe Internal SSD Up to 2100 MB/s SNVS/1000G
Kingston NV1 1TB M.2 2280 NVMe PCIe Internal SSD Up to 2100 MB/s SNVS/1000G
  • Max Sequential Read: Up to 2100 MBps
  • Max Sequential Write: Up to 1700 MBps
  • Power Consumption (Active): 220 mW Avg / 1.1W (MAX) Read / 3.3W (MAX) Write
  • Power Consumption (Idle): 5 mW
  • Model #: SNVS/1000G
  • Item #: N82E16820242594
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Corsair MP600 Pro M.2 2280 2TB PCIe Gen 4.0 x4, NVMe 1.4 3D TLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) CSSD-F2000GBMP600PRO
Corsair MP600 Pro M.2 2280 2TB PCIe Gen 4.0 x4, NVMe 1.4 3D TLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) CSSD-F2000GBMP600PRO
  • Max Sequential Read: Up to 7000 MBps
  • Max Sequential Write: Up to 6550 MBps
  • 4KB Random Read: Up to 660,000 IOPS
  • Controller: Phison PS5018-E18
  • Model #: CSSD-F2000GBMP600PRO
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SAMSUNG 980 PRO M.2 2280 500GB PCI-Express Gen 4.0 x4, NVMe 1.3c Samsung V-NAND Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) MZ-V8P500B/AM
SAMSUNG 980 PRO M.2 2280 500GB PCI-Express Gen 4.0 x4, NVMe 1.3c Samsung V-NAND Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) MZ-V8P500B/AM
  • Max Sequential Read: Up to 6900 MBps
  • Max Sequential Write: Up to 5000 MBps
  • 4KB Random Read: QD1: Up to 22,000 IOPS QD32: Up to 800,000 IOPS
  • 4KB Random Write: QD1: Up to 22,000 IOPS QD32: Up to 1,000,000 IOPS
  • Model #: MZ-V8P500B/AM
  • Item #: N82E16820147789
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SAMSUNG 970 EVO PLUS M.2 2280 2TB PCIe Gen 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.3 V-NAND 3-bit MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) MZ-V7S2T0B/AM
SAMSUNG 970 EVO PLUS M.2 2280 2TB PCIe Gen 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.3 V-NAND 3-bit MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) MZ-V7S2T0B/AM
  • Max Sequential Read: Up to 3500 MBps
  • Max Sequential Write: Up to 3300 MBps
  • 4KB Random Read: 4KB, QD32: Up to 620,000 IOPS 4KB, QD1: Up to 19,000 IOPS
  • Controller: Samsung Phoenix Controller
  • Model #: MZ-V7S2T0B/AM
  • Item #: N82E16820147744
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SAMSUNG 970 EVO PLUS M.2 2280 250GB PCIe Gen 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.3 V-NAND 3-bit MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) MZ-V7S250B/AM
SAMSUNG 970 EVO PLUS M.2 2280 250GB PCIe Gen 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.3 V-NAND 3-bit MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) MZ-V7S250B/AM
  • Max Sequential Read: Up to 3500 MBps
  • Max Sequential Write: Up to 2300 MBps
  • 4KB Random Read: QD32: Up to 250,000 IOPS QD1: Up to 17,000 IOPS
  • Controller: Samsung Phoenix
  • Model #: MZ-V7S250B/AM
  • Item #: N82E16820147741
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SAMSUNG 870 QVO Series 2.5" 2TB SATA III Samsung 4-bit MLC V-NAND Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) MZ-77Q2T0B/AM
SAMSUNG 870 QVO Series 2.5" 2TB SATA III Samsung 4-bit MLC V-NAND Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) MZ-77Q2T0B/AM
  • Max Sequential Read: Up to 560 MBps
  • Max Sequential Write: Up to 530 MBps
  • 4KB Random Read: Random (QD1) [IOPS]: 11,000 Random (QD32) [IOPS]: 98,000
  • Controller: MKX
  • Model #: MZ-77Q2T0B/AM
  • Item #: N82E16820147782
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Solid State Drives

Storage and performance are two of the most crucial aspects of computing. Traditionally, the hard drive is seen as the figurehead of this for most personal computers, but alternative hardware does exist. Solid state drives have been adopted by people across many walks of life for their technological needs, and there several different classifications of SSDs available that can be used alone or in tandem with other equipment.

SSDs are a viable means by which to enhance the capabilities of computers. They should be considered by anyone looking for faster speeds and/or increased disk space.

What is an SSD?

Despite serving many of the same purposes, there is a vast difference between solid state drives and other types of hard drives. A typical hard drive is comprised of moving parts that respond to magnetics and optical media, whereas an SSD is, well, solid. Integrated circuits work with semiconductor memory that functions as a disk drive, favoring flash memory over the read/write heads on standard hard drives. SSDs are considered by many to be faster, with shortened times for booting and seeking, and because they lack moving components, they do not require part replacement and are also much quieter than traditional hard drives.

There are many benefits to using an SSD. As stated, they tend to be more responsive than other, similar hardware, and a fluctuation in price range is making them more affordable than ever. The differences in read and write times are significant, and those seeking higher input/output performance should explore the possibilities that SSDs can facilitate.

Types of SSD

Solid state drives can be used in several different capacities. Internal SSDs, like the SanDisk Extreme II and the Seagate 600 Series, are meant to be installed within the system hardware itself. Others, like the LaCie Thunderbolt and the Buffalo Drive Station Mini Thunderbolt, can be connected externally through ports such as USB. These are External SSDs.

There are also SSDs designed specifically for businesses. This kind of hardware comes in a variety of sizes, and can be either external or internal. Solutions of this nature also exist in an "industrial" distinction. These units, like the Wintec I-Temp and the Transcend PATA SLC, are often internally installed.

Another alternative still comes in the form of hybrid hard drives. This solution marries the inherently-larger storage space of traditional hard drives with the speeds that SSDs have become popular for providing. This way, items that are accessed frequently can be cached on the solid state portion of the hardware, freeing up the hard drive portion for expanded storage and processing. Models on the market, such as the Hybrid Drive line from Seagate and the Samsung Spinpoint M Series, are viewed as convenient ways to boost performance without using two separate technologies. This is considered by many to be a cost-effective solution to storage and speed dilemmas.