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NVMe SSD 960 PRO/EVO

Experience the power of performance unleashed with NVMe PCIe Gen 3.0 X 4, packaged in an M.2 form
factor with maximum storage capacity. The Samsung SSD 960 PRO and 960 EVO deliver performance
beyond and SSD you're ever experienced, enabling you to do more than ever before.

Up to 3500 MB/s sequential reads | Up to 2TB capacity | Up to 1.2 Petabytes written

The ultimate in performance. Key benefits Ultimate performance Solid reliability World’s largest capacity in M. as well as motherboard support for PCI Express® (PCIe) Gen 3x4 lanes in an M. These SSDs deliver higher bandwidth and lower latency for processing massive amounts of data. Samsung NVMe SSD Lineup: and Designed for tech enthusiasts and The smart choice for entry-level NVMe professionals seeking unprecedented SSD users who want to discover next- workstation and PC performance for generation PC performance for gaming CAD engineering or data simulations. Packed with more technology and innovation than ever. operating system. data analytics and more. the 960 PRO and 960 EVO are designed for users who seek smaller and faster storage solutions.2 • NVMe accelerates data • DTG (Dynamic Thermal Guard) • 3rd generation V-NAND and processing with enhanced helps prevent overheating PoP (package-on-package) bandwidth technology enables spacious • Heat-spreading label storage up to 2 TB in M. and graphics.2 (2280) • 9 60 PRO achieves a 40% dissipates heat quickly to form factor ideal for ultra-thin performance gain over 950 sustain optimal performance notebooks and PCs. reliability and capacity Overview Samsung started the NVMe era in 2015 with the launch of the 950 PRO and continues to accelerate the innovation to address the evolving PC environment across laptops and desktops.* • F ive-year warranty or up to • I ntelligent TurboWrite 1. PRO. These hardware options have fully matured for NVMe adoption with chipset.2 PBW (Petabytes Written) is accelerates sequential write provided for 960 PRO speeds for 960 EVO * Comparison of sequential read speeds for 512 GB models 2 . Now Samsung is expanding the NVMe SSD market with the introduction of the 3rd-generation V-NAND and a two tier lineup. on ultra-thin notebooks and PCs.2 slot. for everything from gaming and graphics. to 4K video rendering.

the buffer is adjusted cores are allocated to the NAND. * Warranty or TBW will be guaranteed. 3 . whichever comes faster. The 960 EVO guarantees a 3-year warranty or up to 400 TBW*. accordingly up to 42 GB. The 960 intelligently measures user’s workloads. allowing drive.2(2280) SSD in UX. While one core read and write speeds of 3. M. Built on our 3rd-generation V-NAND technology. threshold.Innovations exceeding expectations Accelerating PC experiences Both the 960 PRO and 960 EVO use the Peripheral Component Interconnect Express (PCIe) Gen.900MB/s respectively. more space for NAND. NVMe interface SSD can deliver fast read and write speeds without bottlenecks.2 PBW (Petabytes Written)* for unmatched endurance. In addition. This feature world’s first 2TB NVMe M. 2 TB Thermal control Capacity Enhanced software The 960 PRO and 960 EVO provide a more The new 48-layer Samsung V-NAND Samsung's newly upgraded Magician reliable thermal dissipation solution with and the four NAND package landing software provides ease of monitoring. This technology is dedicated to process from the host and 2. achieving the and reliability through an intuitive UI/ copper film-layered label.200 MB/s the buffer size. an improved Dynamic Thermal Guard design offer optimal layout for the single managing and maintaining performance (DTG) and a new heat spreader – a thin. As a result.2(2280) form factor.000 Terabytes.100 MB/s. respectively. It also includes a PoP design introduces the new Secure File Erase and of the SSD when it reaches a certain that integrates the DRAM and Polaris Magic Vault for data protection. up to 32 Gbps. the other four speeds that reach peaks of 3. Built to last The Samsung 960 PRO and 960 EVO are designed to thrive under heavy workloads. and 1.3 x4 lane interface.500 MB/s buffer in the SSD. the 960 PRO offers a 5-year warranty or up to 1. system and the controller resulting in EVO delivers sequential read and write and in case the workload exceeds faster data processing. ** 1 Petabyte is equal to 1. the Magician software automatically drops the temperature the 960 PRO. protecting the data and the controller into a single package. Raising the bar for SSD Samsung’s innovations with the following features have enabled the 960 PRO and 960 EVO boast industry leading performance: T h e n e w I n t e l l i g e n t Tu r b oW r i t e Samsung’s exclusive 5-core Polaris technology makes its debut in the 960 controller is optimized for NVMe- Speed EVO and accelerates the sequential based SSDs for more efficient data The 960 PRO delivers peak sequential write speed by creating a SLC write processing performance.

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