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Samsung's SSD 840 PRO Series is a high-performance SSD, capable of delivering up to 100,000 IOPS random read speed and 540 MB/s sequential read speed - an SSD of unrivaled high performance. Built with an advanced MDX controller, Samsung's SSD delivers high speeds regardless of data type, unlike competing controllers that greatly favor compressible data.The Samsung SSD 840 PRO Series provides the same excellent performance throughout its entire lifetime even under extremely heavy workloads. In fact, the sophisticated MDX controller is capable of maintaining peak performances under punishing conditions for more than twice as long the nearest competitor.
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|Compatible Bay||2.5" Ultra Slim Line|
|Features||TRIM Command; RAID Support; 256-bit AES Encryption; Multi-level Cell Flash|
|hard drive type||solid state drive|
|hard drive width||2.5 in.|
|Input Voltage||5 V|
|maximum data transfer rate||768 MB/s (6 Gbit/s)|
|Maximum Read Transfer Rate||540 MB/s|
|Maximum Write Transfer Rate||520 MB/s|
|package contents||840 PRO Series Solid State Hard Drive; Samsung SSD Magician 4.0; Simple Data Migration; Performance Benchmark + Software Optimization; Manual CD; Quick User Manual|
|Platform Supported||PC; Mac|
|Product Series||840 Pro|
|software included||Samsung SSD Magician 4.x (featuring User-Configurable Overprovisioning, SecureErase and S.M.A.R.T. Drive Analysis); Simple Data Migration; Performance Benchmark + Software Optimization|
|storage capacity||256 GB|
|System Requirements||Operating System(s): Windows 7 (32-bit and 64-bit); Windows Vista; Windows XP; Windows Server 2008 (32-bit and 64-bit); Windows Server 2003 (32-bit and 64-bit with SP2 and above); Windows 8 (32-bit and 64-bit); Mac OS X; Linux|
|warranty length||5-year limited|
From the Manufacturer|
Blazing Speeds and Unrivaled PerformanceSamsung’s SSD 840 PRO Series is capable of delivering up to 540MB/s and 540MB/s of sequential read and write speeds for ultra-fast file transfers—including random speeds of up to 100K IOPS for the fastest real-world performance.* The SSD 840 PRO Series provides workstation-class performance for seamless video editing or the ultimate gaming experience.
* Real-world performance based on versus leading competition
Increased Reliability and SecurityKeep up with demanding workloads while safeguarding your data. Samsung-designed multi-core controller and firmware ensure long-term sustained computing with superior write performance for non-compressible data like images, music and videos.** AES 256-bit full disk encryption provides advanced data security backed by a 5-year limited warranty to deliver a secure, reliable solution.
* *Incompressible data performance based on performance versus leading competition
Precision Engineering from the #1 Supplier in the WorldOur SSD 840 PRO Series weighs only 2 oz. and is 100% Samsung designed and manufactured using the highest industry standards and advanced Samsung memory technology. No moving parts mean no hard-drive spin-ups, no noise and superior data protection. The 840 PRO Series features industry-leading energy efficiency that provides up to 50 minutes longer battery life.***
***up to 50 minutes longer battery life versus standard HDDs and some competitor SSDs based on MobileMark 2007 results with DIPM enabled versus leading competition
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