Samsung MZ-VKV256BW 950 Pro NVMe M.2 256GB Solid State Drive


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Select Cash On Delivery (COD) as your payment option when you checkout. Have the exact amount of cash ready for our friendly delivery driver when he arrives.

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No. We don’t offer COD for:

  • Digital products (e.g. eBooks, gift vouchers or airtime)
  • Customised products (e.g. a sports shirt printed with a personalised name)
  • Orders totalling R5,000 or more
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    Free Exchanges & Returns for 30 days. Learn more

    Free Exchanges & Returns for 30 Days


    If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, simply return the items to us in their original condition and packaging within 30 days of receipt and we will issue a credit which can be used to place a new order.

    Exchanges (Fashion, sportswear and shoes only)

    Wrong size? Don't quite like the colour? You can exchange your purchased item for a different size and/or colour up to 30 days from the day you received it, completely free of charge.

    The item must be unworn and unused (other than trials) with the original tags still attached. Packaging should be returned in an undamaged condition with the item

    When does this policy not apply?

    If the item is:
    • older than 30 days
    • opened, unsealed, used or missing any accessories
    • a digital product such as an eBook, electronic voucher, gaming code or other digital download;
    • an audio or video recording or computer software that has been unsealed;
    • a newspaper, periodical or magazine;
    • a foodstuff, beverage, or other product intended for everyday consumption;
    • a nursing or maternity product that has been unsealed, including (but not limited to) breast pumps, bottles, formula, maternity underwear, nappies and wipes;
    • a beauty product or fragrance which has been used; or
    • a product which has been personalised for you or made to your specifications.

    Find out more about Exchanges & Returns

    Samsung MZ-VKV256BW 950 Pro NVMe M.2 256GB Solid State Drive

    Level up to unmatched performance, power efficiency and endurance
    - If you're a heavy workload professional searching for an SSD with uncompromising power and performance, look no further.
    - The next-generation Samsung 950 PRO delivers exceptional performance for professionals.
    - This cutting-edge V-NAND-based NVMe SSD supports PCI Express, providing a higher bandwidth and lower latency to process a massive amount more data than SATA SSDs.
    - Presented in a compact M.2 form factor, the future-oriented 950 PRO is ideal for professionals using high-end PCs and workstations.

    Experience a next-generation SSD today
    - Equipped with the enhanced bandwidth of the NVMe interface, the 950 PRO is ideal for intensive workloads, such as computer-aided design, data analysis and engineering simulations.
    - It outperforms SATA SSDs by over 4.5 times in sequential read and by over 2.5 times in sequential write, delivering the speeds of 2,500 MB/s and 1,500 MB/s respectively.

    Save power while maintaining peak performance
    - If you're in the midst of performing a complex data analysis or engineering simulation on your laptop, you surely don't want to run out your battery.
    - Compared to SATA SSD power consumption, the 950 PRO is up to 1.5 times more power efficient, so your battery will last longer and maintain superior performance levels.

    Maximize endurance under heavy workloads
    - The innovative V-NAND technology in the 950 PRO increases endurance and prolongs the lifespan with insulators that cause less stress and are more resistant to wear under heavy client workloads.
    - The 950 PRO also features Dynamic Thermal Throttling Protection technology, which controls the temperature of the device to reduce overheating and maintain a high level of sustained performance.

    Technical Specifications

    - Client PCs

    - 256 GB

    Form Factor
    - M.2

    - PCIe 3.0 x 4 NVMe 1.1

    Dimension (LxWxH)
    - Max. 80.15 x 22.15 x 2.38 (mm)

    - Max. 10g

    NAND Type
    - Samsung V-NAND

    - Samsung UBX controller

    Cache Memory
    - Samsung 512 MB Low Power DDR3 SDRAM

    TRIM Support
    - TRIM Supported (Required OS support)

    S.M.A.R.T Support
    - S.M.A.R.T Supported

    GC (Garbage Collection)
    - Auto Garbage Collection Algorithm

    Data Security
    - AES 256-bit for User Data Encryption
    - TCG Opal Family Spec and eDrive(IEEE1667) to be supported by FW update

    WWN Support
    - N/A

    Sequential Read
    - Up to 2,200 MB/sec

    Sequential Write
    - Up to 900 MB/sec

    Random Read (4 KB, QD 32, Thread 4)
    - Up to 270,000 IOPS

    Random Write (4 KB, QD 32, Thread 4)
    - Up to 85,000 IOPS

    Random Read (4 KB, QD 1, Thread 1)
    - Up to 11,000 IOPS

    Random Write (4 KB, QD 1, Thread 1)
    - Up to 43,000 IOPS

    Power Consumption
    - Active average/maximum: 5.1 W/6.4 W (256 GB), 5.7 W/7.0 W (512 GB),
    - Idle : 70mW, DEVSLP(L1.2 mode) : 2.5mW

    Reliability (MTBF)
    - 1.5 Million Hours Reliability (MTBF)

    Operating Temperature
    - 0 degree C to 70 degree C (Measured by SMART Temperature. Proper airflow recommended)

    - 5% to 95%, non-condensing

    - 20 to 2000Hz, 20G

    - 1500G, duration 0.5m sec, 3 axis

    Management SW
    - Magician Software for SSD management
    60 months
    Limited (36 months)
    SAMSUNG 950 PRO NVMe M.2 256 GB SSD
    South Africa
    Hard Drive Types
    Solid State Drives (SSD)
    Storage Capacity
    256 GB
    Hard Drive Connectivities
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