This SSD Goes Further
Accelerate into Next-Gen Computing
The Samsung 970 EVO delivers breakthrough speeds, high reliability, and a broad range of capacity options up to 2TB. The latest V-NAND, new Phoenix controller, and Intelligent TurboWrite technology enhance high-end gaming and 4K & 3D graphic editing.
Next Level SSD Speed
Feel the NVMe Difference
The 970 EVO transforms high-end gaming and streamlines graphic intensive workflows with the new Phoenix controller and Intelligent TurboWrite technology. Get stunning sequential read/write speeds of 3,400/2,300 MB/s, up to 32% faster writes than the previous generation.
The next advancement in NVMe SSD. The 970 EVO 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.
The new standard in sustainable performance. Get up to 1,200 TBW or 5 years limited warranty, whichever comes first, achieving 50 percent higher than the previous generation. The 970 EVO provides exceptional endurance powered by the latest V-NAND technology and Samsung’s quality.
Achieve a new level of drive confidence. Samsung’s advanced nickel-coated controller and heat spreader on the 970 EVO enable excellent heat dissipation. The Dynamic Thermal Guard automatically monitors and maintains optimal operating temperatures to minimize performance drops.
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.
|Make and Model||Samsung 970 EVO NVMe PCI-E M.2 SSD, 500GB|
Formatted capacity is less due to O/S formatting, partitioning, applications, etc.
|RAM Cache||512MB DDR4 LP SDRAM RAM Cache|
|Form Factor||M.2 2280|
|Interface||NVMe 1.3, PCIe 3.0 x4|
|Sequential Bandwidth||Sequential Reads: Up to 3,400 MB/sec
Sequential Writes: Up to 2,300 MB/sec
|Random IOPS||4KB, QD32, Thread 4
Random Reads: Up to 370,000 IOPS
Random Writes: Up to 450,000 IOPS
4KB, QD1, Thread 1
|Controller||Samsung Phoenix Controller|
|Flash Type||V-NAND 3-bit MLC|
|Encryption||AES 256-bit Encryption (Class 0) TCG/Opal IEEE 1667 (Encrypted drive)|
|Garbage Collection||Auto Garbage Collection Algorithm|
|Reliability||MTBF: 1.5 Million Hours|
|Temperature||Operating: 0 ~ 70° C|
|Shock||1,500G for 0.5ms (3 Axis)|
|Dimensions||80.2 x 22.2 x 2.38mm|