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Samsung Adds a Plus To The 970 EVO NVMe SSD

By TG 2019-01-26 07:14:03 AEST



Samsung are unleashing an updated version of their 970 EVO by adding a plus, the drive includes Samsung's newest generation of V-NAND which bring it an up to 57 percent increase in write speed.

Category970 EVO Plus970 EVO
InterfacePCIe Gen 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.3PCIe Gen 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.3
Form FactorM.2 (2280)M.2 (2280)
Storage MemorySamsung 9x-layer V-NAND 3-bit MLCSamsung 64-layer V-NAND 3-bit MLC
ControllerSamsung Phoenix ControllerSamsung Phoenix Controller
DRAM2GB LPDDR4 DRAM (2TB)
1GB LPDDR4 DRAM (1TB)
512MB LPDDR4 DRAM (250 / 500GB)
2GB LPDDR4 DRAM (2TB)
1GB LPDDR4 DRAM (1TB)
512MB LPDDR4 DRAM (250 / 500GB)
Capacity52TB, 1TB, 500GB, 250GB2TB, 1TB, 500GB, 250GB
Sequential Read / Write SpeedUp to 3,500 / 3,300 MB/sUp to 3,500 / 2,500 MB/s
Random Read / Write Speed

(QD32)

Up to 620,000 / 560,000 IOPSUp to 500,000 / 480,000 IOPS
Management SoftwareSamsung Magician SoftwareSamsung Magician Software
Data EncryptionClass 0 (AES 256), TCG/Opal v2.0, MS eDrive (IEEE1667)Class 0 (AES 256), TCG/Opal v2.0, MS eDrive (IEEE1667)
Total Bytes Written1,200TB (2TB)
600TB (1TB)
300TB (500GB)
150TB (250GB)
1,200TB (2TB)
600TB (1TB)
300TB (500GB)
150TB (250GB)
Warranty6Five-year Limited WarrantyFive-year Limited Warranty



Tags: Samsung, NVME, SSD, EVO