Samsung MZ-V8V250B/AM 980 Series 250GB NVMe M.2 2280 SSD Review
Upgrade to impressive NVMe Speed
This Samsung MZ-V8V250B/AM 980 Series 250GB TLC NVMe M.2 2280 Solid State Drive offers an M.2 2280 form factor and a PCIe 3.0 x4 / NVMe 1.4 interface to deliver sequential read speeds of up to 2900 MB/s and sequential write speeds of up to 1300 MB/s. Users will also have access to encryption via AES 256-bit, TCG/Opal 2.0, and MS eDrive, while a TBW (Total Bytes Written) rating of 150TB helps ensure a long operational life.
This 980 Series TLC SSD also features a smart thermal solution to effectively manage heat, as well as a nickel coating and a heat spreader. Additionally, thanks to Full Power Mode, which is enabled through Samsung’s Magician software, the 980 can run with no latency, so you can easily switch between interfacing with large, intensive work files or graphics-heavy games.
Packed with Speed
Satisfy your need for speed with PCIe 3.0 x4 using HMB technology and an NVMe 1.4 interface for high efficiency. The 980 delivers value, with sequential read speeds of up to 2900 MB/s and sequential write speeds of up to 1300 MB/s.
Keep Moving with Full Power Mode
Keep your SSD drive running at its peak with Full Power Mode, which drives continuous and consistent high performance. Enable Full Power Mode through Samsung Magician software to keep your SSD in active mode with no latency, so you can instantly jump back into large, intensive work files or graphics-heavy games.
Built for the Long Run
Keep your files safe with an SSD that’s in it for the long haul. With up to 150TB TBW and a limited 5-year warranty, the 980’s optimized endurance comes with trusted reliability thanks to Samsung’s in-house solutions, from the advanced controller to V-NAND and the latest firmware.
Reliable Thermal Control
High-performance SSDs usually require high-performance thermal control. To help ensure stable performance, the 980 uses nickel coating to help manage the controller’s heat level and a heat spreader label to deliver effective thermal control of the NAND chip.
MZ-V8V250B/AM Technical Specifications:
|SSD series||980 Series|
|Product Type||Solid State Drive|
|Form Factor||M.2 2280|
|Storage Capacity||250 GB|
|Sequential Write Speed||1300 MB/s|
|Sequential Read Speed||2900 MB/s|
|Drive Interface||PCIe 3.0 x4|
MZ-V8V250B/AM Key Features:
- Pablo Controller
- AES 256-Bit Encryption
- Samsung V-NAND 3-Bit MLC NAND
- TCG/Opal 2.0, MS eDrive Encryption
- Up to 150TB TBW (Total Bytes Written)