M.2 Form Factor SSD
The M.2 form factor is a type of computer storage device that utilizes a compact and flexible design. It is commonly used for solid-state drives (SSDs) and Wi-Fi cards. The M.2 form factor is notable for its small size, measuring just 22 millimeters wide and 80 millimeters long. This makes it ideal for use in small form-factor devices like ultrabooks, laptops, and small desktop computers.
One of the key advantages of the M.2 form factor is its flexibility. M.2 drives can be mounted directly to the motherboard, eliminating the need for a traditional SATA cable. This can help reduce clutter and improve airflow within the system, leading to a cooler and more efficient design.
Another advantage of the M.2 form factor is its compatibility with a wide range of motherboards. Many modern motherboards have an M.2 slot that is specifically designed to support this type of storage device. This means that M.2 drives can be easily upgraded, making it a popular choice for both system builders and end-users.
TLC NAND Flash Memory
TLC (Triple-Level Cell) NAND Flash memory is a type of non-volatile storage technology used in solid-state drives (SSDs) and other devices. In a TLC NAND Flash memory cell, three bits of data are stored in a single cell, compared to two bits in a Multi-Level Cell (MLC) memory cell, or one bit in a Single-Level Cell (SLC) memory cell.
The use of TLC NAND Flash memory in SSDs provides several benefits, including a lower cost per gigabyte of storage compared to MLC or SLC memory. This makes TLC NAND Flash memory an attractive option for consumers who want high-capacity drives without breaking the bank.
However, TLC NAND Flash memory has some trade-offs compared to other types of memory. It has a lower endurance rating, meaning that it can only be written to and erased a limited number of times before it fails. TLC NAND Flash memory also has a slower write speed compared to MLC or SLC memory, which can affect performance.
Despite these limitations, TLC NAND Flash memory is still a popular choice for many consumers due to its low cost and high capacity. As the technology continues to evolve and improve, it is likely that TLC NAND Flash memory will become an even more attractive option for consumers in the future.
Compatibility and System Requirements
To ensure compatibility with the Western Digital WDS960G2G0C 960GB TLC PCI-E 3.0 x4 NVMe M.2 2280 SSD, there are certain system requirements that must be met.
- Motherboard Compatibility: The motherboard must have an M.2 slot that supports NVMe and PCI Express (PCIe) 3.0 x4. This will ensure that the drive can communicate with the motherboard and perform at its maximum potential.
- Operating System Compatibility: The Western Digital WDS960G2G0C SSD is compatible with both Windows and MacOS operating systems. It is important to note that the specific version of the operating system may affect the performance and functionality of the drive.
It is important to check the specifications of the motherboard and operating system to ensure that they are compatible with the Western Digital WDS960G2G0C SSD. If unsure, consult the manufacturer's website or a technical expert for assistance.
General Information about this Western Digital WDS960G2G0C
- Manufacturer: Western Digital
- Model Number or SKU# WDS960G2G0C
- Product Type: Solid State Drive
- Storage Capacity: 960GB
Technical Information for 960GB Solid State Drive
- Enclosure: Internal
- Form Factor: M.2 2280
- Interface: PCI-E 3.0 X4 (NVMe)
Dimension and Weight of PCI-E SSD
- Height: 0.1 inch
- Width: 0.9 inch
- Depth: 3.1 inch
- Weight: 0.053 lbs
Performance for NVMe SSD
- Maximum Read Transfer Rate: Up To 2400 MBPS
- Maximum Write Transfer Rate: Up To 1900 MBPS
- Random 4kb Read: 340000 IOPS
- Random 4kb Write: 380000 IOPS
- Endurance: 80 TBW
- Power Consumption (Idle): PS3 (Low Power): 25 mW
- PS4 (Sleep): 5 mW
- Power Consumption (Active): 3.5W
- Operating Temperature: 0°C ~ +70°C
- Storage Temperature: -40°C ~ +85°C
- Max Shock Resistance: 1,500G @0.5 ms half sine
- Max Vibration Resistance: Operating Vibration: 5 gRMS, 10-2000 Hz, 3 axes Non-operating Vibration: 4.9 gRMS, 7-800 Hz, 3 axes
- 110 mW (active), 25 mW (low power active), 3.5 Watt (maximum), 5 mW (sleep)
- Endurance (TBW): 80TBW
- NVMe Power is Now Within Reach
- Experience fast performance with cost-effective NVMe technology that outperforms traditional SATA drives.
- Help Protect Your Data
- Because there are no moving parts, solid-state drives help to protect your data against day-to-day bumps or drops.
- A Quick Upgrade
- Upgrading your system is simple with the slim M.2 2280 form factor. All you need is an NVMe slot and about 10 minutes.
- Monitor Your Drive's Health
- The Western Digital SSD Dashboard is free, downloadable software that monitors current performance, space availability, temperature and more to help ensure peak performance.
- More Room for What's Important
- The WD Green SN350 NVMe SSD offers several choices of capacities up to 960GB - that's nearly a terabyte of speedy NVMe storage.
- BSMI, CAN ICES-3(B)/NMB3(B), FCC, KCC, Morocco, RCM, TUV, UL, VCCI
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.
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