The 500GB M.2 SATA SSD You Can Trust
The SSD You Trust
The Samsung 860 EVO SATA SSD is the newest edition to the world's best-selling SATA SSD series, the Samsung 860 EVO is specially designed to enhance performance of mainstream PCs and laptops.
With the latest V-NAND technology, this fast and reliable 860 SSD Series comes in a wide range of compatible form factors and capacities to suit all your storage needs.
Enhanced SATA III Performance1
Speeds are consistent, even under heavy workloads and multi-tasking, allowing for faster file transfers overall. This 500GB 860 EVO performs at sequential read speeds up to 550 MB/s with Intelligent TurboWrite technology, and sequential write speeds up to 520 MB/s. The TurboWrite buffer size1 is upgraded from 12 GB to 78 GB.
Boost in Endurance
Up to 8x higher TBW (Terabytes Written)2 than the 850 EVO. Feel secure storing and rendering large sized 4K videos and 3D data used by the latest applications. The Samsung 860 EVO with V-NAND technology is backed by a 5-year limited warranty3.
Benefit from faster, more fluid communication with your host system. The refined ECC (Error Correction Code) Algorithm and a new MJX controller generate higher speeds, and the improved queued trim enhances Linux compatibility.
Multi form factors
Whatever size your computer needs, there is an 860 EVO for you. Choose among the 2.5-inch size for desktop PCs and laptops, and the SATA-based M.2 (2280) or the mSATA for ultra-slim computing devices and advanced desktop Motherboards.
Samsung Magician Software
Samsung Magician software is designed to help you manage your SSD with a simple and intuitive user interface.
Get notifications when new firmware is released, and easily install updates for enhanced performance, stability, and compatibility.
Check your SSD's sequential and random read/write speeds, so you can maintain optimal performance.
Better protect data by selecting security options. The 860 PRO supports AES 256-bit hardware-based encryption and is compliant with TCG Opal and IEEE 1667.
|Make and Model||Samsung EVO 860 M.2 SATA III SSD, 500GB|
Formatted capacity is less due to O/S formatting, partitioning, applications, etc.
|Form Factor||M.2 2280|
|Sequential Bandwidth||Sequential Reads: Up to 550 MB/sec
Sequential Writes: Up to 520 MB/sec
|Random IOPS||4KB, QD32, Thread 4
Random Reads: Up to 97,000 IOPS
Random Writes: Up to 88,000 IOPS
4KB, QD1, Thread 1
|RAM Cache||512MB DDR4L SDRAM|
|Controller||Samsung MJX Controller|
|Flash Type||V-NAND, 3bit MLC|
|Garbage Collection||Auto Garbage Collection Algorithm|
|Data Security||AES 256 bit Encryption (Class 0) TCG / Opal, IEEE1667 (Encrypted Drive)|
|Reliability||MTBF: 1.5 Million Hours|
|Temperature||Operating: 0 ~ 70° C|
|Shock||1,500G for 0.5ms (Half Sine Wave)|
|Power||Maximum: 4.0W (Burst Mode)
|Dimensions||80.2 x 22.1 x 2.3mm|
- Test system configuration: Intel Core i5-3550 CPU @ 3.3 GHz, 4 GB, OS - Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Chipset: ASUS P8H77-V.
Sequential performance measurements based on CrystalDiskMark v.5.0.2 and I0meter 1.1.0. The sequential write performances are Intelligent TurboWrite region are 300 MB/s for 500 GB Models. Performance may vary based on SSD's firmware version and system hardware & configuration. Sequential write performance measurements are based on Intelligent TurboWrite technology. The TurboWrite buffer size is 22 GB for 500 GB models. For more information on the TurboWrite, please visit: www.samsung.com/semiconductor/minisite/ssd/.
- Warrantied TBW for 500GB 860 EVO SSDs: 300 TBW.
- Manufacturer Limited Warranty is 5-years or 300TBW, whichever comes first. For more information on the warranty, please find the enclosed warranty statement in the package.