Scan code: LN100715 Manufacturer code: SA2000M8/500G

Kingston A2000 500GB M.2 PCIe 3.0 x4 NVMe SSD/Solid State Drive

500GB Kingston A2000, M.2 (2280) PCIe 3.0 (x4) NVMe SSD, 2200MB/s Read, 2000MB/s Write, 180k/200k IOPS

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Scan code: LN100715 Manufacturer code: SA2000M8/500G
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Product Overview Kingston’s A2000 NVMe PCIe SSD is an affordable storage solution with impressive performance. Boasting read/write speeds of up to 2,200/2,000MB/s (dependant on capacity), A2000 delivers 3x the performance of a SATA SSD with quicker loading times, less power consumption and lower heat. A2000 SSD is designed for the entry-level user, purpose-built system manufacturer, DIY system builder and those seeking to upgrade their PC. With a single-sided slim M.2 design, A2000 works to its full potential when installed in an Ultrabook or a small-form-factor PC (SFF PC) system.

Available in capacities from 250GB–1TB to meet your system’s needs. A2000 is a self-encrypting drive that supports end-to-end data protection using 256-bit XTS-AES hardware-based encryption, and allows the use of independent software vendors with TCG Opal 2.0 security management solutions such as Symantec™, McAfee™, WinMagic® and others. A2000 also has built-in eDrive support, a security storage specification for use with BitLocker. Features • NVMe PCIe performance at a fraction of the cost: A2000 is an affordable solution with impressive read/write speeds of up to 2,200/2,000MB/s.
• Full-security suite: Protect and secure your data with Kingston’s self-encrypting drive.
• Optimal systems: Ideal for Ultrabooks and small-form-factor PC (SFF PC) systems.
• Multiple capacities: Upgrade your PC with up to 1TB.
Specifications
Capacity 500GB
Edition A2000
Form Factor M.2 (2280)
Height 3.5 mm
Interface PCIe 3.0 (x4)
Host Controller Interface  
Controller  
Flash Memory Type 3D NAND
Max. Read 2200 MB/s
Max. Write 2000 MB/s
DRAM Cache Memory N/A
DRAM Cache Memory Type  
Max. Random Read 4K 180,000 IOPS
Max. Random Write 4K 200,000 IOPS
Latency N/A
Special Features
  • AES-XTS 256-bit Hardware-based Encryption Engine
  • TCG/Opal V2.0
Power Consumption (active) 1.7W (Read), 4.5W (Write)
Max. Endurance Rating 350TBW
MTBF 2,000,000 Hours
Max. Operating Vibration 2.17G peak (7-800Hz)
Max. Non-operating Vibration 20G peak (20-1000Hz)
Max. Operating Shock  
Max. Non-operating Shock  
Connectivity 1 x M.2 (PCIe)
OS Support  
Bracket N/A
Dimensions 80 x 3.5 x 22 mm (WxHxD)
Weight 6.8 g
Package Type Retail
Additional Information
Scan Code LN100715
Model Number SA2000M8/500G
GTIN 740617295481
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Details
Duration:
36 months
Type:
Direct
DOA Period:
28 days
RTB Period:
10 months
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
Kingston
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500GB Kingston A2000, M.2 (2280) PCIe 3.0 (x4) NVMe SSD, 2200MB/s Read, 2000MB/s Write, 180k/200k IOPS is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great business ssd I have one of these drives in my business laptop and it's increased my boot speed and access speed for intensive applications such as ePlan and Siemens TIA portal v15.1. I highly recommend this ssd to anyone requiring a reasonably priced ssd for business use.
Date published: 2019-10-19
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