Samsung 950 Pro 256GB
Samsung 950 Pro 256GB
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Samsung 950 Pro 256GB review: 15 facts and highlights

1. sequential read speed

The maximum sequential read speed according to the manufacturer. It is one test of how well the drive can read data.
2200MB/s
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe M.2 2280 2TB: 3500MB/s

2. sequential write speed

The maximum sequential write speed according to the manufacturer. It is one test of how well the drive can write data.
900MB/s
Intel DC P4510 Series 8TB: 3000MB/s

3. maximum random write speed

The maximum random write speed according to the manufacturer. It is one test of how well the drive can write data.
85000IOPS
Intel Optane 905P U.2 480GB: 550000IOPS

4. internal storage

256GB
Intel DC P4510 Series 8TB: 8000GB

5. random read speed

The maximum random read speed according to the manufacturer. It is one test of how well the drive can read data.
270000IOPS
Silicon Power AIC3C0P 800GB: 750000IOPS

6. MTBF

MTBF (Mean Time Between Failures) is the manufacturer’s estimation of the average time for a device to fail.
1.5million hours
PhotoFast GMonster IDE V4 1.8" 32GB: 10million hours

7. thickness

2.2mm
Intel 600p 128GB: 1.5mm

8. bits of encryption supported

AES (Advanced Encryption Standard) encryption is a widely used method to secure data. There are three levels of encryption (128, 192 and 256) with 256-bit being the strongest.
256
Crucial MX500 2.5" 2TB: 256

9. warranty period

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
5
Crucial MX500 2.5" 1TB: 60

10. temperature under load

The temperature when it is in heavy use.
70°C
SanDisk Extreme Pro 240GB: 2.9°C

11. weight

9g
Toshiba OCZ RC100 M.2 2242 120GB: 3g

12. shock resistance

It is more resistant to impact and falls.
1500G
Toshiba OCZ RC100 M.2 2242 120GB: 1500G

13. width

80.2mm
Western Digital Blue 1TB M.2 2280: 22mm

14. height

22mm
Gigabyte M.2 PCIe 128GB: 22mm

15. power consumption while idle

5.1W
Crucial MX300 525GB: 0.04W

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