Samsung's 970 Pro 512GB NVMe M.2 PCIe x4 SSD
The SSD That Goes Beyond
Experience the best. For intensive workloads on PCs and workstations, the 970 PRO delivers ultimate performance powered by Samsung's NVMe SSD leadership. The latest V-NAND technology and Samsung's new Phoenix Controller in a compact M.2 (2280) form factor meets the needs of the most demanding tech enthusiasts and professionals.
Performance That Puts You In Command
The 970 PRO combines the next-gen PCIe Gen 3x4 NVMe interface with the latest V-NAND (2-bit MLC) technology and a newly enhanced Phoenix controller to achieve fearless read/write speeds up to 3,500MB/s / 2,300 MB/s*, ~30% faster than the previous generation of similar capacity.
* Sequential and random performance measurements are based on IOmeter 1.1.0. Performance may vary based on the SSD's firmware version, system hardware and configuration.
Test System Configuration: Intel® Core i7-7700K CPU @ 4.2GHz, Motherboard: ASUS PRIME Z270-A, RAM: 32GB DDR4-2400, Windows® 10 (Built 10240)
Get the ultimate sustainable performance. The 512GB 970 PRO delivers up to 600 Terabytes Written with a 5-year limited warranty, achieving 50 percent greater endurance than the previous generation, all powered by the latest V-NAND technology.
*Warrantied for 5-years or TBW, whichever comes first. For more information on the warranty, please find the enclosed warranty statement in the package.
970 PRO: 600 TBW for 512GB model.
Achieve a new level of drive confidence. Samsung's advanced Nickel-coated Controller and Heat Spreader on the 970 PRO enable superior heat dissipation. The Dynamic Thermal Guard automatically monitors and maintains optimal operating temperatures to minimize performance drops.
Samsung Magician Software Included
Advanced Drive Management Made Simple
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.
Formatted capacity is less due to O/S formatting, partitioning, applications, etc.
|Form Factor||M.2 2280|
PCIe 3.0 x4
|Sequential Bandwidth||Sequential Reads: Up to 3,500 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 500,000 IOPS
4KB, QD1, Thread 1
|Controller||Samsung Phoenix Controller|
|Flash Type||Samsung V-NAND (2-bit MLC)|
|Encryption||AES 256-bit Encryption (Class 0)
TCG / Opal IEEE1667 (Encrypted drive)
|Garbage Collection||Auto Garbage Collection Algorithm|
|MTBF Reliability||1.5 Million Hours Mean Time Between Failure|
|Software||Samsung Magician Software for SSD Management|
|Temperature||Operating: 0 ~ 70° C|
|Shock||1,500G for 0.5ms (Half Sine)|
|Power||Idle Mode: < 0.03w
Burst Mode: 8.5W Maximum
|Dimensions||80.0 x 22.1 x 2.29mm|