Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01 480GB Solid State Drive
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Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01 480GB SATA-6GBPS TLC SSD Brand New

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SSDSC2KB480GZ01 480 Gigabytes (GB) Serial Advanced Technology Attachment (SATA) 6 Gigabytes Per Second (GBPS) Triple Level Cell (TLC) Solid State Drive | Made by Intel | Brand New
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Product Overview

In the digital age, fast and reliable storage solutions are a must-have for computers and electronic devices. The Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01 480GB SATA-6GBPS TLC SSD is a product that promises to meet these demands. In this comprehensive review, we will take an in-depth look at this Intel SSD model, examining its features, performance, benefits, and potential drawbacks.

Understanding SSDs

Solid-State Drives (SSDs) are storage devices that have become indispensable in the world of computing. Unlike traditional Hard Disk Drives (HDDs), SSDs do not rely on spinning disks and mechanical components. Instead, they use NAND flash memory to store data. This fundamental difference brings numerous advantages, including speed, power efficiency, and durability.

Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01 Overview

The Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01 is a specific model of SSD manufactured by Intel, a reputable name in the tech industry. This SSD is designed to cater to a broad audience, from casual users to professionals in need of high-performance storage. Let's dive deeper into its key features.

Key Features

TLC NAND Flash Technology

At the core of the Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01 is its NAND flash memory, which uses TLC (Triple-Level Cell) technology. TLC NAND stores three bits of data per memory cell, striking a balance between affordability, capacity, and performance. While it may not be as fast as SLC (Single-Level Cell) or MLC (Multi-Level Cell) NAND, it offers respectable speed and is suitable for most users.

SATA 6Gbps Interface

This SSD is equipped with a SATA 6Gbps (SATA III) interface, which is the standard connection interface for modern computers. The SATA 6Gbps interface ensures compatibility with a wide range of systems, making it easy for users to upgrade their existing storage. It's important to note that the SSD's performance may be constrained by the SATA interface's bandwidth, but it still offers significant speed improvements over HDDs.

480GB Storage Capacity

With a generous storage capacity of 480GB, the Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01 provides ample space for your files, applications, and games. This capacity suits everyday users, including those who store a moderate amount of multimedia content, documents, and software.

Read and Write Speeds

Performance is a crucial aspect to consider when evaluating an SSD. The Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01 boasts impressive sequential read and write speeds, which determine how quickly large files can be transferred to and from the drive. While actual performance may vary depending on real-world usage and system configuration, this SSD offers competitive speeds that far surpass traditional HDDs.

Reliability and Durability

Intel has a reputation for producing reliable hardware, and the SSDSC2KB480GZ01 lives up to that reputation. SSDs are inherently more durable than HDDs due to their lack of moving parts, but Intel has taken extra steps to ensure that this SSD is built to last. With a mean time between failures (MTBF) rating, this SSD is engineered for longevity, reducing the chances of unexpected data loss due to drive failure.

Performance Analysis

Now that we've explored the key features, let's delve deeper into the performance of the Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01 to see how it fares in real-world scenarios.

Sequential Read and Write Speeds

Sequential read and write speeds are crucial for tasks such as transferring large files, loading games, and running applications that require rapid data access. The Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01 offers impressive sequential read speeds of [Insert Speed] and write speeds of [Insert Speed]. These speeds make it suitable for data-intensive tasks.

Random Read and Write Speeds

Random read and write speeds are equally important for everyday computing tasks, including booting up your operating system, launching applications, and multitasking. This SSD excels in random read and write speeds, ensuring snappy performance even when handling numerous small files simultaneously.

Real-world Performance

Benchmark numbers provide a snapshot of an SSD's capabilities, but real-world performance is what truly matters to users. In everyday usage scenarios, the Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01 shines. Users will experience faster system boot times, reduced application loading times, and seamless multitasking. This SSD provides a noticeable improvement in overall system responsiveness when upgrading from an HDD.

Benefits of Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01

Now that we've examined the technical aspects, let's explore the practical benefits of the Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01.

Speed and Responsiveness

One of the most significant advantages of the Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01 is its speed and responsiveness. Users will notice faster boot times, quicker application launches, and reduced waiting when dealing with large files. This SSD's performance boost is especially noticeable when compared to traditional HDDs, making it an excellent choice for those seeking a substantial upgrade in system speed.

Data Security

Data security is a paramount concern for many users, and the Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01 addresses this concern with built-in features. SSDs are less susceptible to physical damage and data loss due to their lack of moving parts. Additionally, Intel incorporates advanced error correction and wear-leveling technologies into this SSD, further enhancing data integrity and reliability.

Energy Efficiency

The Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01 consumes less power compared to traditional HDDs. This not only contributes to a more energy-efficient system but also extends the battery life of laptops and other portable devices. Users concerned about energy consumption will appreciate the positive impact this SSD can have on their overall power usage.

Quiet Operation

Unlike HDDs, which generate noise through spinning disks and moving parts, SSDs are virtually silent during operation. The Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01 provides a quiet computing experience, making it ideal for noise-sensitive environments such as home offices or recording studios.

Drawbacks to Consider

While the Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01 offers numerous benefits, it's essential to consider potential drawbacks before making a purchase decision.


Compared to HDDs, SSDs tend to be more expensive per gigabyte of storage. While prices have come down significantly in recent years, the Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01 may still be pricier than some HDDs with similar capacities. However, many users find the performance and reliability benefits justify the higher cost.

Limited Capacity for Some Users

While 480GB is sufficient for many users, individuals with extensive multimedia libraries, large video editing projects, or professional data storage needs may find this capacity limiting. In such cases, a higher-capacity SSD or external storage solutions may be more suitable.

Price and Value

The price of the Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01 can vary depending on the retailer and region, but it generally falls within the mid-range SSD price category. When evaluating its value, it's essential to consider the improved performance, data security, energy efficiency, and durability it brings compared to traditional HDDs. Users seeking a reliable and responsive storage solution will find this SSD to be a worthwhile investment.

In summary, the Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01 480GB SATA-6GBPS TLC SSD offers a compelling storage solution for a wide range of users. Its blend of speed, reliability, and capacity makes it suitable for everyday computing tasks, from casual web browsing to demanding professional workloads.

While it may not be the cheapest storage option available, the benefits it brings in terms of speed, energy efficiency, data security, and quiet operation make it a valuable addition to any computer system. Whether you're upgrading an existing computer or building a new one, the Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01 is a solid choice that delivers a noticeable improvement in overall system performance and user experience.

General Information about this Intel SSDSC2KB480GZ01

  • Manufacturer: Intel
  • Model Number or SKU# SSDSC2KB480GZ01
  • Product Type: Solid State Drive

Technical Information for 480GB Solid State Drive

  • Storage Capacity: 480GB
  • Form Factor: 2.5 Inch 7mm
  • Interface Type: SATA-6GBPS
  • Lithography: 144-layer TLC 3D NAND
  • Shock: 1,000 G (maximum) at 0.5 msec
  • MTBF: 2,000,000 Hours

Performance for SATA 6GBPS SSD

  • Sequential Read: Up To 550 MBPS
  • Sequential Write: Up To 460 MBPS
  • Random Read (100% Span): 79,000 IOPS
  • Random Write (100% Span): 30,000 IOPS

Advanced Technologies

  • Enhanced Power Loss Data Protection: Yes
  • Hardware Encryption: AES 256 Bit
  • Temperature Monitoring And Logging: Yes
  • End-to-end Data Protection: Yes
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