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Samsung 970 EVO Plus 500GB M.2 (2280),NVMe SSD R/W(Max) 3,500MB/s/3,200MB/s, 480K/550K IOPS, 5 Years Warranty V7S500BW

Samsung 970 EVO Plus 500GB M.2 (2280),NVMe SSD R/W(Max) 3,500MB/s/3,200MB/s, 480K/550K IOPS, 5 Years Warranty V7S500BW
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Samsung 970 EVO Plus 500GB M.2 (2280),NVMe SSD R/W(Max) 3,500MB/s/3,200MB/s, 480K/550K IOPS, 5 Years Warranty V7S500BW

Delivers breakthrough speeds and best-in-class reliability!

Samsung 970 EVO Plus 500GB M.2 (2280),NVMe SSD R/W(Max) 3,500MB/s/3,200MB/s, 480K/550K IOPS, 5 Years...

  • Brand: Samsung
  • MPN: MZ-V7S500BW
  • Part #: HDDSAM971501
  • UPC:887276302546
  • SSD Capacity:
  • Read Speed:3500 MBps
  • Write Speed:3000 MBps
  • Form Factor:M.2
  • Interface:PCIe NVMe 3.0 x4
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"easy installation"

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By: Guest 21/01/21

"This little unit has it all, speed and reliability at a fant ...view more"

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By: BenS842 13/01/21

"Samsung’s been making quality SSDs for a while now, we’ll before NVMe became a widely adopted standard. These SSDs aren’t going to give you much faster boot or ga ...view more"

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By: RobinL15 17/09/20
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PB Tech is an Authorised Samsung Service Centre

Specifications

Encryption Support

AES 256-bit Encryption (Class 0)TCG/Opal IEEE1667 (Encrypted drive)

Sequential Read

Up to 3,500 MB/s * Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration

Sequential Write

Up to 3,200 MB/s * Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration

Random Read (4KB, QD32)

Up to 480,000 IOPS * Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration

Random Write (4KB, QD32)

Up to 550,000 IOPS * Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration

Random Read (4KB, QD1)

Up to 19,000 IOPS * Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration

Random Write (4KB, QD1)

Up to 60,000 IOPS * Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration

Average Power Consumption (system level)

* Average: 5.8 W * Maximum: 9 W (Burst mode) * Actual power consumption may vary depending on system hardware & configuration

Power consumption (Idle)

Max. 30 mW * Actual power consumption may vary depending on system hardware & configuration

Manufacturer Part No: MZ-V7S500BW Brand: Samsung Product Type: M.2 (2280),NVMe SSD
UPC 887276302546 Product Family: 970 EVO Plus Shipping Weight: 0.168 kg
PB Part No: HDDSAM971501 Product Model: 500GB

Warranty: 60 months local warranty *
* Warranty period is as stated above unless the manufacturer has chosen to specify a longer period.
All warranties are return to base unless otherwise specified.

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Samsung 970 Evo + 500GB M.2 NVMe Drive

Bought this as a boot drive for my new 9900K build.
Was a bit concerned at first about the speed as my last NVMe boot drive was a Samsung Pro 960 and I wanted to have similar performance.
I shouldn't have worried. This little guy is lightning fast and it seems by the time my finger has lifted off the power button my PC is already at the login screen.
Would recommend this to anyone looking for a relatively cheap NVMe boot drive for their next build.
With the 500gb model you also have enough room for your main software to take advantage of the extra speed.

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By: Guest 17/06/19
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Nice fast drive.

Extremely fast! Bought this drive to put into an external enclosure. The first enclosure that I bought was for devices that use the B-Key interface and this drive uses the M-Key interface, so it didn't work. Be aware of this difference if you are wanting to put this into an external enclosure.

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By: CraigT4 14/06/19
Verified Owner
3 out of 3 users found this review helpful
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Nice and reliable

Samsung’s been making quality SSDs for a while now, we’ll before NVMe became a widely adopted standard. These SSDs aren’t going to give you much faster boot or game load times than a SATA SSD but they may help depending on your specific workload.

Samsung provides a wonderful utility on their site for cloning your existing Samsung drive to a new one, making upgrading my boot drive very simple.

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By: RobinL15 17/09/20
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Super fast

Had this for about 1 week. My last PC only had SATA2 and mechanical drives. Made this the OS drive. Super fast. Does get warm according to the monitoring tool. Gets to about 51-52 degrees (it can withstand 70 degrees, so well within limits) - but doesn't have a heatsink on it. No complaints. Works fine.
Pros:
Fast, like really fast.
Small and easy to install - no external cables to attach.

Cons:
No heatsink, but don't think it matters.
"Limited" to PCIe3 (that's still very fast).

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By: PaulT775 20/10/19
Verified Owner
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But this over an SSD!

If you're looking at getting an SSD but have the option to install an M.2, get the M.2 every time! Waaay faster and it can actually multitask well, unlike an SSD which will stall if you try to do two separate heavy read/write loads at the same time due to SSDs using the SATA interface, where these use PCI-e lanes. This handles file transfers and heavy multi-tasking with ease, splitting bandwidth fairly evenly between tasks. It'll happily copy around 4GB in a couple of seconds, but anything over about 8GB will taper off over time, sometimes down to between 500-900MB/s. You won't notice an advantage with boot times over an SSD, but everything...view more

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By: Ben_Rogue 01/08/19
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Very fast

Much faster than my old SSD definitely a noticeable difference in the 3 weeks I've owned it so far. Although while faster than my old SSD the fastest I've seen in real-world performance is about 2.5GB read and 2GB write not that I'm worried as it is still very fast and still faster than the 960 evo in my PC at work

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By: JoshR38 17/06/19
Verified Owner
1 out of 2 users found this review helpful
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Good purchase for the price

easy installation

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By: Guest 21/01/21
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Great Performance, Great Price, Great Reliability

This little unit has it all, speed and reliability at a fantastic price. While this isn't the cheapest M.2 available it is worth that little bit extra as you'll notice the difference. I have now upgraded all of my systems (Desktops & Laptop) to use this 970 Evo as the main bootable drive and it hasn't let me down once.

Read/Write performance is great
Solid temperature under sustained loads without throttling
Quality build

If you're currently using SATA drives to boot/Operating System from then don't hesitate, do yourself a favor and get one of these little unit as it will change your experience.

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By: BenS842 13/01/21
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Fast SSD

The SSD is extremely fast. The Windows and games load in seconds. Very pleased with the speed

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By: AlexS3425 05/01/21
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Good product

Works exactly as advertised on the box .

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By: LisaD7 04/01/21
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Gave my computer a kick up the rear!

Was hoping that getting this would increase the speed of my computer so I could game without having to do an overhaul. It did that and some. Would recommend to anyone who's computer is feeling a bit slow and has an M.2 slot available.

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By: DanielA483 28/12/20
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Fast and great tooling

Super quick, especially for productivity
. The Samsung magician toolkit is really easy to use too.

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By: Guest 21/12/20
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Samsung 970 EVO Plus 500GB M.2 (2280),NVMe SSD R/W(Max) 3,500MB/s/3,200MB/s, 480K/550K IOPS, 5 Years Warranty V7S500BW

Delivers breakthrough speeds and best-in-class reliability!
  • Brand: Samsung
  • MPN: MZ-V7S500BW
  • Part #: HDDSAM971501
  • UPC:887276302546
PB Tech price: $120.86 Excluding GSTPB Tech price:$138.99 Including GST
Date Created: 05:49, 25-01-2021
Product URL: https://www.pbtech.co.nz/product/HDDSAM971501/Samsung-970-EVO-Plus-500GB-M2-2280NVMe-SSD-RWMax-3?qr=popular_related_products
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PB Tech is an Authorised Samsung Service Centre

Specifications

Encryption Support

AES 256-bit Encryption (Class 0)TCG/Opal IEEE1667 (Encrypted drive)

Sequential Read

Up to 3,500 MB/s * Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration

Sequential Write

Up to 3,200 MB/s * Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration

Random Read (4KB, QD32)

Up to 480,000 IOPS * Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration

Random Write (4KB, QD32)

Up to 550,000 IOPS * Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration

Random Read (4KB, QD1)

Up to 19,000 IOPS * Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration

Random Write (4KB, QD1)

Up to 60,000 IOPS * Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration

Average Power Consumption (system level)

* Average: 5.8 W * Maximum: 9 W (Burst mode) * Actual power consumption may vary depending on system hardware & configuration

Power consumption (Idle)

Max. 30 mW * Actual power consumption may vary depending on system hardware & configuration

Date Created: 05:49, 25-01-2021
Product URL: https://www.pbtech.co.nz/product/HDDSAM971501/Samsung-970-EVO-Plus-500GB-M2-2280NVMe-SSD-RWMax-3?qr=popular_related_products
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