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Plextor M6e Ultra Slim SSD 256GB M.2 PCI Express

256GB Plextor M6e M.2 (22x80) PCIe 2.0 (x2), Read 770MB/s, 580MB/s Write, Read 105K, Write 100k IOPS

Scan code: LN60304 Manufacturer code: PX-G256M6e
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Product Overview Plextor’s M6e M.2 PCIe Gen2 x2 is an ultra-fast SSD, which uses the latest generation of components and a native PCIe interface for extremely high performance. It is suitable for ultra-thin notebooks and motherboards supporting 2280 sized (80.0mm × 22.0mm), PCIe M.2 SSDs. Gamers and high-power users will appreciate the responsiveness and ultra-fast loading times that the powerful M6e M.2 delivers.

By bypassing the 6Gbps limit of the SATA Rev 3.0 interface, Plextor’s M6e M.2 is able to reach maximum sequential read speeds of 770MB/sec and sequential write speeds of 580MB/sec. Its 4K random speeds top out at 105K and random write speeds go up to 100K IOPS. Performance that translates into fast level load, quick boot times, smooth video editing and more.

Giving the M6e M.2 its speed is the combination of a multi-core Marvell PCIe 9183 controller, high quality Toshiba Toggle NAND flash memory , a fast onboard DDR3 DRAM Cache, and Plextor’s own in-house produced custom firmware. Plextor focuses on reliability, undertaking extensive testing at its own state-of-the-art facilities giving the M6e M.2 a calculated MTBF of 2.4 million hours.

Every M6e M.2 drive is individually burned in and tested for absolute stability, and backed by Plextor’s full five-year long-term warranty.

Powerful components, channeled through a fast interface, built by a company known for performance, stability, and quality – the Plextor M6e M.2 takes SSD technology to the next level. It is available in 128GB, 256GB, and 512GB capacities. Features Maximum Performance
• Latest generation Marvell 88SS9183 flash controller with multiple cores for efficient performance during intense gaming
• 770MB/sec read and 580MB/sec write max speeds in sequential mode for easy editing of large files and fast loading of large levels*
• 105K IOPS read and 100K IOPS write random max speeds for fast real-world performance and smooth multi-tasking*
• PCI Express 2.0 x2 interface and native PCIe controller chip eliminates the SATA interface bottleneck

Plextor Quality and Reliability
• Specially selected high-quality components combined with firmware developed in-house by Plextor’s expert engineers
• Extensively tested during development for reliability and compatibility with a market-leading MTBF of 2.4 million hours.
• 100% burn-in and simulated usage testing of each individual drive to ensure maximum stability before it reaches the end user

Highly Compatible and Convenient
• M.2 2280-D5-B-M form factor SSD with dimensions of 80.0mm × 22.0mm × 3.8mm for PCI express (PCIe) M.2 slots
• Driver-free AHCI (Advanced Host Controller Interface) compatibility eliminates the need for additional drivers
• Supports booting on legacy BIOS’s and quick UEFI boot, providing flexibility and compatibility with a wide range of systems

Full Five-year Warranty
• Backed by a full five-year Plextor warranty and international technical support

Supports OS:
• Windows 7 x86 / x64
• Windows 8 x86 / x64
• Windows Server 2008
• Windows Server 2012
• Linux series: Fedora, SUSE, Ubuntu
• Red Hat 6.5
Warranty

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Details
Duration:
36 months
Type:
Direct
DOA Period:
7 days
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
Plextor
Telephone:
0207 949 0109
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