The Micron MTFDDAK7T6TGA-1BC1ZABYY is a 7.68 terabyte (TB) solid-state drive (SSD) that uses SATA 6 Gbps (gigabits per second) interface and TLC (triple-level cell) NAND flash memory technology. TLC NAND stores 3 bits per cell, which allows for higher storage density and lower cost per gigabyte compared to other NAND flash memory technologies like SLC (single-level cell) and MLC (multi-level cell).
SATA 6 Gbps is a data transfer standard for connecting storage devices to a computer. It allows for a maximum data transfer rate of 6 Gbps.
This drive might be the version from Micron's retail family, which usually focused on the small to medium business market and individual consumers. And this SSD is likely to be used in general purpose storage environment like servers, desktops and laptops.
The Micron MTFDDAK7T6TGA-1BC1ZABYY 7.68TB SSD is likely to have good performance for read and write operations, but it will likely be lower than other types of NAND flash memory technology like SLC and MLC, as TLC stores more data per cell, it takes longer time to program and read from it, which may affect the overall performance of the drive.
The exact performance specifications for this model are not published by Micron, but generally speaking, TLC-based SSDs have lower write performance than other types of SSDs, as the process of writing to TLC cells is more complex and takes more time.
Sequential read speed is likely to be around 550-550 MB/s (Mega Bytes per Second) and the sequential write speed around 525-525MB/s. Random read/write IOPS (Input/Output Operations Per Second) will vary depending on the drive's firmware, workload and other factors.
It's important to keep in mind that these are general numbers and actual performance will depend on the specific usage scenario, software, and hardware environment.
The reliability of the Micron MTFDDAK7T6TGA-1BC1ZABYY 7.68TB SATA 6 Gbps TLC Solid State Drive would depend on various factors such as the operating environment, the usage scenario, and the workload.
In general, TLC-based SSDs may have lower endurance compared to SLC or MLC based drives. TLC memory cells are more sensitive to program/erase (P/E) cycles and may wear out faster than other types of NAND cells. That said, manufacturers like Micron use advanced techniques like over-provisioning, wear-leveling, and error correction to help mitigate the impact of P/E cycles on drive endurance.
The drive might have a MTBF (Mean Time Between Failures) number which is a statistical calculation of how long the drive can last before it is expected to fail.
It's important to note that the MTBF number is not a guarantee of the actual lifespan of the drive, and the actual reliability of the drive will depend on factors such as usage, operating conditions, and handling.
Additionally, many of the large-scale storage solutions use redundancy and backup technologies to mitigate the risks of data loss from drive failure.
Main Information about this Micron MTFDDAK7T6TGA-1BC1ZABYY
- Manufacturer: Micron
- Part Number or SKU# MTFDDAK7T6TGA-1BC1ZABYY
- Product Type: Solid State Drive
- Product S: 5400 Pro
- Sub Type: SATA 6GBPS
Technical Information for SATA 6GBPS SSD
- Capacity: 7.68TB Storage
- Form Factor: 2.5 Inch 7mm
- Product Series: 5400 Pro
- Flash Memory Type: 3d Nand Triple-level Cell (TLC)
Performance of Micron 7.68TB Solid State Drive
- Endurance: 3.4 DWPD
- Random (read): 930K IOPS
- Random (write): 10.5K IOPS
- Sequential (read): Up to 540 MBPS
- Sequential (write): Up to 520 MBPS
- Mtbf: 3000000 Hours
- AES 256-bit encryption - helps keep data secure without a performance impact
- TCG Enterprise & Opal 2.0 options - works with the security you already know
- Power loss signal support and power hold-up circuit - helps protect data in flight and data at rest from unexpected power loss
- Enterprise data path protection - Helps ensure data accuracy (for both application data and meta data)
- Storage executive - support Micron's SSD management tool helps you maintain control
Dimensions & Weight
- Height: 0.63 inch
- Width: 3.10 inch
- Depth: 5.45 inch
- Weight: 1.50 lbs
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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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