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Samsung 840 Evo 250GB 2.5" SATA-III Internal Solid State Drive with Desktop Installation Kit, 540MB/sec Read & 520 MB/sec Write Sequential Speed

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About the Samsung 840 Evo 250GB SATA-III

The evolution of the SSD has arrived as the Samsung 840 Evo 250GB 2.5" SATA-3 Internal Solid State Drive Kit with more speed, more reliability and much easier upgrade tools. Combining the best SSD technology from Samsung, 840 EVO delivers a superior computing experience. The 840 Series SSD was significantly improved upon in the 840 EVO. Samsung's new TurboWrite technology delivers dramatically faster sequential write performance. And, with upgrades to NAND, a new controller and firmware, the 840 EVO has superfast responsiveness under everyday workloads.

The Samsung SSD 840 EVO introduces two important features for data security: hardware-based AES 256bit Full Disk Encryption (FDE) and PSID. Hardware-based AES Encryption helps safeguard data against attack by encrypting all information on the disk at the hardware level, which means there is no detrimental effect on performance. When you forget your SSD security password, PSID protects your data on the drive by executing a cryptographic erase which returns the drive to its factory status, preventing any unauthorized access to your data.

Samsung 840 Evo 250GB SATA-III Includes

  • Samsung 840 Evo 250GB 2.5" SATA-III Internal Solid State Drive
  • 3.5" Bracket with Screws
  • SATA Data Cable
  • SATA to USB 2.0 Connector
  • Samsung Warranty

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Samsung 840 Evo 250GB SATA-III Features

  • SSD is ideal for high-speed computer: The HDD is composed of moving parts and the physical disk, but it is a storage device that uses a semiconductor memory such as NAND flash, read and write at a very high speed, low power consumption, SSD is generated little noise does not
  • If you choose the SSD excellent, it is recommended Samsung: If you are upgrading to SSD instead of the HDD to seek the benefits of many, you need to select the best SSD. It is equipped with advanced technology, Samsung boasts one of the world's leading technology will offer highest performance SSD
  • Experience of high-speed performance of the latest: 840 EVO is faster than SSD if you want to use a generic high-speed response in the use of any PC. The new 3-bit flash memory MLCNAND of Samsung, it is possible to store data more efficiently, speed and reliability is improved at the same time
  • High performance, unmatched reliability: When to transform your pc for 840 EVO, you can protect your valuable data from various problems that can occur everyday
  • Retrofit work from the HDD also fast and simple: 840 EVO, offers a tool that can be retrofit from the HDD easily and quickly. You can use the SATA-to-USB3.0 cable supplied with the laptop kit, in the case of the 100GB, data size can be migrated to 840 EVO from the HDD all data in about 24 minutes
  • Complete all their production from development to key components: Request for quality level is very high, SSD have chosen the best quality, only chip with a performance. Through the Samsung company such as complete or DRAM controller, the main component of all and enhance the quality of the SSD
  • RAPID ultra-high-speed mode: As gear change of the car, using the RAPID mode of Magician software, is used as cache some free memory in the computer (DRAM) and sped up to about twice the data processing performance of the system
  • Protect your data with robust encryption: When you go out to have a laptop, encryption technology 840 EVO will observe the important data. The 840 EVO, AES256 bit encryption engine hardware-based built-in, you lose any chance, a laptop, you will be able to prevent the disclosure of personal data
  • Protect from heat PC: You may not notice that you are immersed in work, personal computer gets very hot, operation is unstable. By installing the 840 EVO, a large load it takes example, will be able to maintain a normal temperature of the SSD
  • The 840 EVO, HDD as well, there is a feature standby power consumption is small very well compared to the SSD general. Given that more than 80% of the running time of the personal computer is in the standby state, 840 EVO is the best choice to make the battery last longer laptop when going out

Samsung 840 Evo 250GB SATA-III Specifications

Capacity 250GB
Form Factor 2.5"
Interface SATA 6Gb/s (Compatible with SATA 3Gb/s & SATA 1.5Gb/s)
Storage Memory Samsung 1x nm Toggle DDR 2.0 NAND Flash Memory
Controller Samsung 3-core MEX Controller
Cache Memory Samsung 512MB Low Power DDR2 SDRAM
Application Desktop PC & Laptop PC
TRIM Support Yes
S.M.A.R.T Support Yes
GC (Garbage Collection) Auto
Encryption Support Yes (AES 256-bit Encryption)
WWN Support Yes
Device Sleep Mode Support No
Drive Transfer Rate 600 MBps (external)
Sequential Read Up to 540 MB/sec
Sequential Write Up to 520 MB/sec
Random Read (4KB, QD32) Up to 97,000 IOPS
Random Write (4KB, QD32) Up to 66,000 IOPS
Random Read (4KB, QD1) Up to 10,000 IOPS
Random Write (4KB, QD1) Up to 33,000 IOPS
Average Power Consumption (system level) 0.1W (Typical)
Power consumption (Idle) 0.045 W (Typical, DIPM on)
Allowable Voltage 5V ± 5%
Reliability (MTBF) 1.5 M Hours
Ambient conditions Temperature 0 - 70 deg.C
Shock 1500G & 0.5ms (Half sine)
Software (CD-ROM) Magician Software
Dimensions 100 x 69.85 x 6.8 mm / 3.93 x 2.75 x 0.26"
Weight 53 g / 1.86 oz
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