Samsung 850 EVO 250GB M.2 Solid State Drive


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Samsung 850 EVO 250GB M.2 Solid State Drive - MZ-N5E250BW

SSD 850 EVO M.2 250GB
- Innovative 3D V-NAND Technology
- Incredible Read/Write Performance
- Enhanced Endurance and Reliability
- The Most Evolved SSD for Ultra-thin Laptops and PCs
- The Samsung SSD 850 EVO. 
- The top SSD for top professionals.

3D V-NAND Technology
- Samsung's innovative 3D V-NAND flash memory architecture breaksthrough density, performance, and endurance limitations of today's conventional planar NAND architecture. 
- Samsung 3D V-NAND stacks 32 cell layers vertically resulting in higher density and better performance utilizing a smaller footprint.

TurboWrite Technology
- Achieve incredible read/write performance to maximize your everyday computing experience with Samsung's TurboWrite technology.
- You can obtain up to 2x faster random read write speeds than the award-winning Samsung 840 EVO. 
- The 850 EVO delivers class-leading performance* in sequential read (540MB/s) and write (500MB/s) speeds. 
- Plus, gain optimized random performance in all QD for better real-world performance. 

- Samsung's Magician software enables RAPID Mode for up to 2x faster performance by utilizing unused PC memory (DRAM) as a high-speed cache. 
- The newest version of Samsung Magician supports up to a 4 GB cache on a system with 16 GB of DRAM. 

Enhanced Endurance and Reliability
- The 850 EVO doubles the endurance and reliability compared to the previous generation 840 EVO and features a class-leading 5 year warranty. 
- With enhanced long-term reliability, the 850 EVO assures long-term dependable performance of up to 30 percent longer than the previous generation 840 EVO. 

Improved Energy Efficiency
- The 850 EVO delivers significantly longer battery life on your notebook with a controller designed and optimized for 3D V-NAND that supports. 
- Device Sleep for Windows at a highly efficient 2mW. 
- The 850 EVO supports 25 percent better power efficiency than the 840 EVO during write operations thanks to ultra-efficient 3D V-NAND only consuming 50 percent less energy than that of traditional Planar 2D NAND. 

Ultimate Flexibility
- The versatile 850 EVO mSATA has you covered no matter which connector type or physical slot size your device has, making it perfect for desktops, laptops and even ultra-thin tablet PCs.

Advanced Encryption
- The 850 EVO comes fortified with the latest hardware-based full disk encryption engine. 
- The AES 256-bit hardware encryption secures data without any performance degradation and complies with TCG Opal 2.0. 
- Easily integrate into Windows with Microsoft e-drive IEEE-1667 to keep your data protected at all times.

Dynamic Thermal Guard Protection
- The 850 EVO's Dynamic Thermal Guard constantly monitors and maintains ideal temperatures for the drive to operate in optimal conditions to ensure the integrity of your data. 
- The Thermal Guard automatically throttles temperatures down when temperatures rise above optimal critical threshold. 
- This protects your data while maintaining responsiveness to help ensure your computer is always safe from overheating.

One-Stop Install Navigator
- Migrate your data with ease. 
- With the One-Stop Install Navigator, Samsung Data Migration and Magician software are installed simultaneously for your convenience to ensure that your SSD settings are optimized for an efficient data transfer.

Samsung Quality Components
- As the industry SSD leader, Samsung uniquely designs, develops and manufactures products in-house. 
- That means you're getting fully-optimized solutions for a better performance without the risk of compatibility errors.

Technical Specifications

Product Type
- M.2
- SATA 6Gb/s Interface, compatible with SATA 3Gb/s & SATA 1.5Gb/s interface


- Yes

- 250 GB (1GB=1 Billionbyte by IDEMA)

Key Features
Sequential Read Speed
- Up to 540 MB/sec Sequential Read 
Sequential Write Speed
- Up to 500 MB/sec Sequential Write 
Random Read Speed
- Random Read (4KB, QD32): Up to 97,000 IOPS Random Read
- Random Read (4KB, QD1): Up to 10,000 IOPS Random Read
Random Write Speed
- Random Write (4KB, QD32): Up to 89,000 IOPS Random Write *
- Random Write (4KB, QD1): Up to 40,000 IOPS Random Write
Memory Speed
- Samsung 32 layer 3D V-NAND
- Samsung 512 MB Low Power DDR3 SDRAM
- Samsung MGX Controller
Trim Support
- Yes
AES Encryption
- AES 256 bit Encryption (Class 0), TCG/Opal, IEEE1667 (Encrypted drive)
S.M.A.R.T. Support
- Yes
GC (Garbage Collection)
- Auto Garbage Collection Algorithm
WWN Support
- World Wide Name supported
Device Sleep Mode Support
- Yes

Power Consumption (W)
- 50 mWatts
- Average: 2.4 Watts *Maximum: 3.7 Watts (Burst mode)
- 3V ñ 5 percent Allowable voltage
Reliability (MTBF)
- 1.5 Million Hours Reliability (MTBF)

Environmental Specs

Operating Temperature
- 32§F - 158§F
- 1,500G & 0.5ms (Half sine)

Form Factor
- M.2

Dimensions (W x D x H)
- 3.16" x 0.87" x 0.06"

- 0.27 lb.

Management SW
- Magician Software

- 5 Years Limited Warranty or 75TBW Limited Warranty
5 Year Limited Warranty
Samsung 850 EVO 250GB M.2 Solid State Drive
South Africa
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Martin, South Africa. 2 February 2017

Works perfect in my Dell Inspiron 7559

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