WD Black 256GB M.2 PCIe NVMe Performance SSD/Solid State Drive
With sequential read speeds up to 2050MB/s, the WD Black PCIe Gen3 x 4 NVMe-based SSD unlocks a new level of performance for PC users with PCIe NVMe compatible motherboards and systems. With extensive compatibility testing, a 5-year limited warranty, and downloadable SSD software, you get reliable, high-performance storage for years to come. Features • Sequential read speeds up to 2050MB/s – more than 3 times faster than a SATA SSD.
• Optimized heat management to help maintain consistent high performance during intense workloads.
• Industry-leading 1.75M hours Mean Time To Failure (MTTF) for lasting reliability.
• WD F.I.T. Lab certified to work with a wide range of high-performance PC configurations.
• M.2 design for small form-factor PCs.
• Free downloadable WD SSD Dashboard software and free downloadable cloning and backup software.
• 5-year limited warranty.
|Edition||WD Black SSD|
|Form Factor||M.2 (2280)|
|Interface||PCIe 3.0 (x4)|
|Host Controller Interface||NVMe|
|Flash Memory Type||None|
|Max. Read||2050 MB/s|
|Max. Write||700 MB/s|
|DRAM Cache Memory||N/A|
|DRAM Cache Memory Type|
|Max. Random Read 4K||170,000 IOPS|
|Max. Random Write 4K||130,000 IOPS|
|Power Consumption (active)||135mW|
|Max. Endurance Rating||80 TBW|
|Max. Operating Vibration||5.0 gRMS, 10-2000 Hz, 3 axes|
|Max. Non-operating Vibration||4.9 gRMS, 7-800 Hz, 3 axes|
|Max. Operating Shock||1,500 G @ 0.5 ms half sine|
|Max. Non-operating Shock||1,500 G @ 0.5 ms half sine|
|Connectivity||1 x M.2 (PCIe)|
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For further information regarding Scan's warranty procedure please see our terms and conditions
- 60 months
- DOA Period:
- 28 days
- RTB Period:
- 12 months
- WESTERN DIGITAL
Date Issued: 7th May 2010
Solid-state drives (SSDs) are fast becoming the must-have PC components of 2010. Serving as primary storage space for high-end computers, SSD's super-fast transfer rates and near-instant accesses offer genuine advantages over traditional spindle-based magnetic drives.
Date Issued: 20th Oct 2008
A motherboard’s main job is to act as a conduit between the various hardware elements that make up a PC. It needs to be able to link the desired CPU(s), system memory, graphics card, hard drive(s), and add-in cards and enable them to work in harmony.