SAMSUNG 980 PRO 500GB M.2 2280 PCI-E 4.0 X4 NVME SOLID STATE DRIVE |MZ-V8P500BW, Built using their V-NAND 3-bit MLC flash technology and Elpis controller, the 500GB 980 PRO PCIe 4.0 x4 M.2 Internal SSD from Samsung offers an M.2 2280 form factor and a PCIe 4.0 x4 / NVMe 1.3 interface to deliver sequential read speeds of up to 6900 MB/s and sequential write speeds of up to 5000 MB/s. Users will also have access to encryption via TCG/Opal 2.0 and MS eDrive, while a TBW (Total Bytes Written) rating of 300TB helps ensure a long operational life.
Unleash the power of the PCIe 4.0 NVMe SSD SAMSUNG 980 PRO 500GB for your next-level computing. Leveraging the PCIe 4.0 interface, the SAMSUNG 980 PRO 500GB delivers double the data transfer rate of PCIe 3.0 while being backward compatible for PCIe 3.0 for added versatility.
Powered by Samsung custom Elpis Controller for PCIe 4.0 SSD, the SAMSUNG 980 PRO 500GB is optimized for speed. It delivers read speeds up to 7,000 MB/s, making it 2 times faster than PCIe 3.0 SSDs and 12.7 times faster than SATA SSDs. The SAMSUNG 980 PRO 500GB achieves max speeds on PCIe 4.0 and may vary in other environments.
Designed with hardcore gamers and tech-savvy users in mind, the SAMSUNG 980 PRO 500GB offers high-performance bandwidth and throughput for heavy-duty applications in gaming, graphics, data analytics, and more. It's fast at loading games so you can play more and wait less.
The SAMSUNG 980 PRO 500GB comes in a compact M.2 2280 form factor, which can be easily plugged into desktops and laptops for maximum board design flexibility. The drive is suitable for building high-performance computing systems due to its optimized power efficiency.
High-performance SSDs usually require high-performance thermal control. To ensure stable performance, the SAMSUNG 980 PRO 500GB uses nickel coating to help manage the controller's heat level and a heat spreader label to deliver effective thermal control of the NAND chip.
Embedded with Samsung's cutting-edge thermal control algorithm, the SAMSUNG 980 PRO 500GB manages heat on its own to deliver durable and reliable performance. To minimize performance fluctuations in the long haul, Samsung's Dynamic Thermal Guard technology maintains the 980 PRO's temperature at optimal levels.
Unlock the full power of the SAMSUNG 980 PRO 500GB with Samsung Magician's intuitive yet advanced optimization tools. Monitor drive health, optimize performance, protect valuable data, and receive important updates with Magician to ensure you're always getting the best performance out of your SSD.
Experience superior performance and reliability that you can only get from the world's number one brand for flash memory since 2003. All firmware and components, including Samsung's world-renowned DRAM and NAND, are produced in-house, allowing end-to-end integration for quality you can trust.
Samsung 980 PRO Specs
Reliability / Data Integrity