Experience incredible performance designed for heavy workloads and demanding applications with the high-capacity, highly reliable Samsung 960 PRO SSD. Ideal for high-end PCs and workstations, the 960 PRO boasts a cutting-edge 48-layer Samsung V-NAND-based architecture that delivers next-generation performance in a compact M.2 form factor. Samsung's Magician software solution provides advanced functionality to manage, monitor and optimize drive performance.
The NVMe™ interface of the 960 PRO supports PCIe® Gen 3 x4 lanes for an enhanced bandwidth and lower latency than SATA SSDs. You can experience massive sequential R/W (read/write) speeds up to 3,500 MB/s and 2,100 MB/s respectively.
The 960 PRO holds its own by boasting up to 400 TBW* for the 512GB capacity model and is backed by a 5-year limited warranty. Dynamic Thermal Guard prevents overheating, protecting your data and ensuring optimal performance.
The 960 PRO comes with the newly upgraded Magician—an advanced software solution for users to monitor, manage and maintain the drive. Magician provides personalized firmware checking and additional functions tailored for individual user's drives. It even updates the firmware automatically to make sure that the drive's performance stays up to date.
Product Type: NVMe M.2
Usage Application: Yes
Interface: PCIe 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.1
Consumer: Client PCs
Capacity: 512 GB (1GB=1 Billionbyte by IDEMA)*
Sequential Read Speed: Up to 3,500 MB/sec**
Sequential Write Speed: Up to 2,100 MB/sec**
Random Read Speed
Random Read (4KB, QD32):: Up to 330,000 IOPS (Thread 4)**
Random Read (4KB, QD1):: Up to 14,000 IOPS (Thread 1)**
Random Write Speed
Random Write (4KB, QD32):
Up to 330,000 IOPS (Thread 4)**
Random Write (4KB, QD1):
Up to 50,000 IOPS (Thread 1)**
Samsung Polaris controller
AES 256-bit for User Data EncryptionTCG Opal Family Spec and eDrive(IEEE1667) to be supported by FW update
GC (Garbage Collection)
Auto Garbage Collection Algorithm
Device Sleep Mode Support
Power Consumption (W)
Average: Typ. 5.1 Watts, Idle : 1.2W(ASPT off)
1.5 Million Hours Reliability (MTBF)
32ºF - 158ºF
1500G , duration 0.5m sec, 3 axis
Dimensions (W x D x H)
3.15" x 0.87" x 0.09"
Magician Software for SSD management
5 Year Limited Warranty or 800TBW Limited Warranty