Form Factor and Compatibility
The Samsung MZ-V7E250 970 Evo 250GB M.2 2280 PCI-Express 3.0 x4 (NVMe) Solid State Drive is designed to fit into the M.2 slot of a compatible motherboard. It has a form factor of M.2 2280, which means it measures 22mm wide and 80mm long. This form factor is commonly used in modern laptops and desktop computers that support M.2 SSDs.
The Samsung 970 Evo 250GB SSD is compatible with motherboards that have an M.2 slot and support the NVMe protocol. It is also backwards compatible with PCIe Gen 2.0, but with reduced performance compared to PCIe Gen 3.0.
It is important to check the compatibility of the motherboard and the M.2 slot before purchasing the Samsung 970 Evo 250GB SSD, as not all motherboards support NVMe SSDs. Additionally, some older motherboards may only support SATA-based M.2 SSDs, which are slower than NVMe SSDs.
The Samsung MZ-V7E250 970 Evo is a high-performance M.2 NVMe SSD that offers impressive speed and performance. Here are some of the key performance specifications for this drive:
- Sequential Read Speed: Up to 3,400 MB/s The sequential read speed of the Samsung 970 Evo 250GB SSD is up to 3,400 MB/s, which means it can read large files and data quickly.
- Sequential Write Speed: Up to 1,500 MB/s The sequential write speed of the Samsung 970 Evo 250GB SSD is up to 1,500 MB/s, which means it can write large files and data quickly.
- Random Read Speed: Up to 250,000 IOPS The random read speed of the Samsung 970 Evo 250GB SSD is up to 250,000 IOPS, which means it can access small files and data quickly.
- Random Write Speed: Up to 550,000 IOPS The random write speed of the Samsung 970 Evo 250GB SSD is up to 550,000 IOPS, which means it can write small files and data quickly.
- Interface: PCIe Gen 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.3 The Samsung 970 Evo 250GB SSD uses the PCIe Gen 3.0 x4 interface and NVMe 1.3 protocol, which allows for faster data transfer rates than the traditional SATA interface.
- Storage Capacity: 250GB The Samsung 970 Evo 250GB SSD has a storage capacity of 250GB, which is suitable for use as a boot drive or for storing frequently accessed applications and files.
Advanced Data Protection and Security Features
The Samsung MZ-V7E250 970 Evo 250GB M.2 2280 PCI-Express 3.0 x4 (NVMe) Solid State Drive offers several advanced data protection and security features to help keep your data safe. Here are some of the key features:
- AES 256-bit Hardware Encryption: The Samsung 970 Evo 250GB SSD supports AES 256-bit hardware encryption, which is a high level of encryption that helps protect your data from unauthorized access.
- Dynamic Thermal Guard Protection: The Dynamic Thermal Guard Protection feature helps prevent overheating by monitoring the temperature of the SSD and adjusting the speed of the controller accordingly.
- End-to-End Data Protection: The End-to-End Data Protection feature ensures that data is transferred from the host to the SSD and back again without any errors or corruption.
- Secure Erase: The Secure Erase feature allows you to securely erase all data on the SSD, making it impossible to recover any data that was stored on the drive.
- Samsung Magician Software: The Samsung Magician software allows you to monitor and manage your SSD, including features like performance optimization, firmware updates, and secure erasure.
- Manufacturer: Samsung
- Model Number or SKU# MZ-V7E250
- Product Type: Solid State Drive
- Capacity: 250 GB
- Compatible Bay : M.2 2280
- Interfaces : PCIExpress 3.0 X4 (NVMe) - M.2 Card
- Hardware Encryption : Yes
- Encryption Algorithm : 256-bit Aes
- Nand Flash Memory Type : 3D Multi-level Cell (MLC)
- SSD Endurance : 150 TB
- Internal Data Rate : 3400 MBPS (Read) / 1500 MBPS (Write)
- Maximum 4KB Random Write : 15000 IOPS
- Maximum 4KB Random Read : 50000 IOPS
- Maximum 4KB Random Write : 350000 IOPS
- Maximum 4KB Random Read : 200000 IOPS
- MTBF : 1,500,000 Hours
Product Dimensions & Weight
- Height: 0.6 Inch
- Width: 2.7 Inch
- Depth: 3.9 Inch
- Weight: 0.35 Inch
About Refurbished Products
The PCI-e solid-state drives are high-speed expansion cards that facilitate the attachment of peripherals to a computer. Peripheral Component Interconnect Express (PCI-e) is a serial expansion bus standard. There are different sizes of PCI-e slots which are dictated by the total sum of bidirectional lanes at the slot. The PCI-e standard acts as the data transport layer in add-in cards and graphics cards.
PCI-e SSD storage is just another alternative to server-side flash deployment. Using PCI-e SSDs directly introduces flash on the server motherboard which means that a device connects to the host via a non-shared serial link. It will, therefore, eliminate bus sharing between devices. The PCI-e interface helps reduce latency and enhances the data transfer speed.
Features of PCI-e SSD Cards
Generally, PCI-e SSD card has a far better performance compared to SATA SSDs and SAS SSDs as well as the fibre channel solid-state drives. Some of the most notable versions of the PCI-e standard are the PCI-e 3.0 released back in November of 2010 and PCI-e 4.0 released back in 2017. PCI-e 4.0 offers a two-fold increase in bandwidth compared to the PCI-e 3.0 revision. The PCI-e 5.0 was released in 2019 with even greater bandwidth to support faster and more efficient performance.
Other standards released by the PCI-SIG are the NVMe (non-volatile memory express). NVMe delivers a highly optimized set of commands for easier accessing of PCI-e SSDs. NVMe is all about exploiting parallelism in PCI-e to enhance performance.
Yet another interface is the M.2 SSDs which is a smaller form factor that is designed for expansion cards that are mounted internally in high-performance workstations and servers. It's a replacement to the mSATA and carries four lanes of bandwidth of the PCI-e 3.0 standard.
We have the following wide range of storage capacities for the PCI-e SSDs to meet all your needs. The capacity options we have here at AllHDD are: 512GB, 750GB, 785GB, 800GB, 960GB, 1.6TB, 1.75TB, 1.79TB, 1.92TB, 2TB, 2.6TB, 3TB, 3.2TB, 3.5TB, 3.84TB, 4TB, 6.4TB, 7.68TB, 8TB, 12.8TB, and 15.36TB.
Overall, the lower latency allows PCI-e and NVMe SSDs to provide fast response times in processing and handling large workloads such as those associated with data warehousing and transaction processing. One of the best applications of PCI-e flash is in data centers where read and write access is in microseconds and is able to meet input/output (I/O) requirements. PCI-e SSDs help in surpassing the bottlenecks that are linked with the use of SAS and SATA SSDs especially in guaranteeing performance in frequent file transfer scenarios. The total sum of PCI-e lanes in an SSD determines the effective data transfer speeds. For example, a 16-lane PCI-e 3.0 device will easily achieve 32 Gbps transfer speeds.
Some of the drawbacks associated with the PCI-e SSDs are the prohibitive costs and high power consumption that leads to shorter battery life.
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