Dell 345-BEFW 6GBPS Solid State Drive
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Dell 345-BEFW SATA 6GBPS 960GB Read Intensive TLC Hot Swap New

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345-BEFW Serial Advanced Technology Attachment (SATA) 6 Gigabytes Per Second (GBPS) 960 Gigabyte(GB) Read Intensive Triple Level Cell (TLC) 2.5Inch Hot Swap Solid State Drive for Server | Made by Dell | Brand New with 1 Year Warranty
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Speed and Reliability

A SATA 6 Gbps 960GB Read Intensive TLC Hot Swap SSD is designed to deliver high speed and reliability when used in read-intensive applications. The SATA III standard provides a maximum data transfer rate of 6 Gbps, which translates to a maximum sequential read speed of around 750 MB/s and a maximum sequential write speed of around 560 MB/s. However, it's important to note that the actual data transfer speed of an SSD can vary depending on a number of factors, such as the specific SSD model, firmware, and the condition of the drive.

The Read Intensive specification of this SSD indicates that it has been optimized to deliver high performance when reading data, and may not be as optimized for write operations. TLC NAND flash memory technology allows for a high storage density and low cost per gigabyte, but it also implies a lower write endurance and performance compared to other types of NAND flash memory.

Reliability is a measure of the ability of a storage device to perform its intended function without failure over a given period of time. SSDs are generally considered to be more reliable than traditional hard drives because they have no moving parts and are less susceptible to mechanical failure. They also typically have a longer lifespan and lower failure rates than traditional hard drives. Hot Swap feature is also an advantage, it allows to replace the drive without the need of shutting down the system.

It's important to note that the overall speed and reliability of an SSD will depend on many factors, such as the workload of the system, the condition of the drive, and the specific SSD model.

Data Transfer Speeds

The data transfer speed for a SATA 6Gbps 960GB read intensive TLC hot swap SSD is typically around 550MB/s for sequential read and 520MB/s for sequential write. However, these speeds can vary depending on the specific SSD model and the system it is used in. Additionally, the performance of TLC NAND flash memory is generally slower than the performance of MLC or SLC NAND flash memory. The read intensive SSD is optimized for read performance and it's not recommend for write intensive usage.

Optimized Performance

An optimized performance for a SATA 6Gbps 960GB read intensive TLC hot swap SSD would be achieved by using it in a system that supports the SATA 6Gbps interface and has a fast enough processor and memory to keep up with the SSD's high data transfer speeds. Additionally, the SSD should be used in a read-intensive workload, such as in a content delivery network, media streaming, or data analytics. This type of SSD is not recommended for write-intensive workloads, as the TLC NAND flash memory is slower than MLC or SLC NAND flash memory.

Another way to enhance the performance would be to use the SSD in a RAID configuration, which can improve performance and provide data redundancy. Additionally, regular maintenance such as firmware updates and regular check of the health of the SSD can also help maintain its optimal performance over time.

Detail Information about this Dell 345-BEFW

  • Manufacturer: Dell
  • Model Number or SKU# 345-BEFW
  • Product Type: Solid State Drive
  • Interface: SATA 6GBPS

Technical Information for 960GB Solid State Drive

Performance of SATA 6GBPS SSD

  • Drive Transfer Rate : 600 MBPS (External)

Product Dimensions and Weight

  • Height: 0.63 inch
  • Width: 3.10 inch
  • Depth: 5.45 inch
  • Weight: 1.50 lbs


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Product Condition:
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Warranty provided by ALLHDD.COM:
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