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Samsung SSD 960 Evo (500GB)
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Launch SRP S$349

Samsung SSD 960 Evo (500GB)


9/10
Overall rating 9/10
Best Value

The Samsung SSD 960 Evo is powered by the company's new Polaris controller and uses TLC V-NAND.

Performance:
9
Features:
8.5
Value:
9.5
THE GOOD
Incredible performance for a TLC NAND SSD
High endurance for TLC NAND SSD
Supports latest interface and NVMe protocol
Attractively priced
Includes drive management and data migration tools
THE BAD
Only comes in M.2 form factor
Performance dips once TurboWrite cache is exhausted

Product Specification

SSD Capacity 500GB
Flash Memory Type Samsung 48-layer TLC V-NAND
Controller Samsung Polaris
Advertised Sequential Read/Write Speeds
  • Sequential read: 3200MB/s
  • Sequential write: 1800MB/s
Advertised Random Read/Write Speeds
  • Random 4k read: Up to 330,000 IOPs
  • Random 4k write: Up to 330,000 IOPs
SSD Format M.2 2280