Endurance and Reliability
The Micron MTFDDAK480TGB-1BC16ABYY 5400 Max 480 GB SATA 2.5 Inch Solid State Drive has a high level of endurance and reliability due to its use of advanced technologies and features.
It is designed to handle high levels of read and write operations, with a total bytes written (TBW) rating of up to 160 terabytes. This means that it can withstand a large amount of data being written to the drive over its lifespan, making it a suitable choice for heavy workload applications.
In terms of reliability, the drive features advanced error correction algorithms and power loss protection features to ensure data integrity and prevent data loss in the event of unexpected power loss or other system failures.
Additionally, the drive uses high-quality NAND flash memory and has been rigorously tested to ensure that it meets the highest standards for durability and reliability. It also comes with a comprehensive warranty and support package from Micron, giving users peace of mind and ensuring that any issues that arise can be promptly addressed.
Installation and Compatibility
Micron MTFDDAK480TGB-1BC16ABYY is a 2.5-inch SATA solid-state drive (SSD) that is designed to replace traditional hard disk drives (HDDs) in laptop and desktop computers. Here are some subheadings for installation and compatibility:
- Interface and form factor: The Micron MTFDDAK480TGB-1BC16ABYY uses the SATA III 6 Gb/s interface and has a 2.5-inch form factor.
- Operating system support: The drive is compatible with various operating systems, including Windows, Linux, and macOS.
- Compatibility with motherboards and systems: The drive is compatible with most motherboards and systems that have a SATA interface. It is essential to check the motherboard specifications and compatibility before purchasing the drive.
- Installation process: The installation process for the Micron MTFDDAK480TGB-1BC16ABYY is straightforward and involves connecting the drive to the motherboard's SATA port and power supply.
- Drive partitioning and formatting: After the installation, the drive needs to be partitioned and formatted to use it as a storage device. The partitioning and formatting process can be done during the operating system installation or later using disk management tools.
- Migration from HDD to SSD: If you are upgrading from an HDD to SSD, you can use migration software provided by the manufacturer or third-party software to clone the operating system and data from the HDD to the new SSD.
Data Protection and Security Features
Micron MTFDDAK480TGB-1BC16ABYY 5400 Max 480 GB Sata 2.5 Inch Solid State Drive offers several data protection and security features, including:
- TCG Opal 2.0: This is a hardware-based encryption technology that provides advanced security for sensitive data stored on the drive.
- Self-Encrypting Drive (SED) Technology: This feature automatically encrypts all data on the drive, preventing unauthorized access to sensitive information.
- Power-Loss Protection: The SSD comes with power-loss protection, which ensures that data is saved in the event of an unexpected power outage or system failure.
- Adaptive Thermal Protection: This feature helps to prevent the drive from overheating by adjusting the temperature based on the workload and environment.
- Micron Data Defense: This is a suite of data security features that includes encryption, key management, and secure data erase. It is designed to protect data at rest and in transit.
- Manufacturer : Micron
- Manufacturer Part : MTFDDAK480TGB-1BC16ABYY
- Product Series : 5400 Max
- Form Factor : 2.5-inch
- Storage Capacity : 480 GB
- Form Factor : 2.5-inch (7mm)
- Interface : Sata (6 Gb/s)
- Nand : MICRON 176-layer 3d Tlc Nand
- Mttf : 3 Million Device Hours
- Sequential Read (mb/s) : 540 Mb/s
- Sequential Write (mb/s) : 520 Mb/s
- Rand. Read K Iops : 95 Iops
- Rand. Write K Iops : 58 Iops
- Endurance : 5.0 Dwpd
Product Dimensions & Weight
- Height: 0.63 inch
- Width: 3.10 inch
- Depth: 5.45 inch
- Weight: 1.50 lbs
Contact us or ask for live chat/help if you have any questions about the compatibility of this item to ensure the model's matching features with your current system.
SATA 6GB/S SSD (Solid State Drive)
When high-end computer or server hardware comes into the picture, it is always a great idea to push the performance bar higher. Until users begin to use devices that are faster than conventional disks, then some benchmark grades would be significantly hampered. This is where SATA drives come into the picture.
SATA drives remain the most commonly used storage devices in mid-range PCs and desktop computers. They are compatible with several computer motherboards and operating systems. As such, they are one of the best storage solutions available. SATA drives are also typically used in popular gaming consoles.
They offer impressive storage capacity and excellent transmission speed. Now, the magic of SSDs is in the dazzling amount of data they send through SATA ports. Not only do they do that, but the solid-state technology allows them to respond to storage requirements efficiently. They do this with the fastest of speeds.
Their response time is incredible, allowing users across different levels to enjoy their use. The evolution of SSDs has seen them have much faster transfer rates. In addition to offering faster response times, these drives can almost saturate the entirety of a SATA port.
SATA 6GB/S Benefits
Users wonder about the need for or the benefits of adopting the SATA 6GB/S technology. This may result from hard drives current inability to fill the SATA 3.0 pipe at the 6GB/S speeds. However, SATA III ports now support bandwidths that are up to 6GBPs. There are several benefits to gain from using solid-state drives with a SATA 6GB S interface.
SATA 6GB S SSD Improved Performance
Users should expect improved performances and cache-efficient desktop applications. This interface would ensure that operations such as graphics design, video editing, and gaming become a lot faster. Compatible solid-state drives will reach faster sequential read-write speed rates. That way, users will see improved user experience and productivity, regardless of the activity they perform.
Compatibility SSD SATA 6.0 GB S
Another great advantage of these drives is that they work well with older components. They are backward compatible with SATA II and SATA I interfaces. Therefore, users do not need to change their old PCs or desktop computers before using these drives.
Improved Space Management
When compared to the PATA connectors, SATA drives are much smaller. This allows them to adapt to even the smallest PC cases, enabling better airflow among components. The SATA 6GBPS drives are suitable for connecting SSDs and optical drives to a motherboard. They do this without taking much space, thanks to the flat designs.
Bigger Cache Memories SATA 6.0 gb s
Renowned disk drive vendors are now equipping these drives with bigger and faster cache memories. This way, any application in use can predict what data a user is likely to need next. With this, they help to increase data transfer rates of SATA 6GBPS SSD with smart fetching and caching algorithms. The technology ensures no delay in retrieving information that has been pre-fetched and stored in the cache.
The Ultimate Performance Booster
Incremental investment in SATA 6GB/S drives can yield incredible improvement in performance. They have been amplified for higher capacities to be the mainstream high-performance devices.
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