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Samsung 250GB 850 EVO SSD 2.5" SATA 6Gbps 32 Layer 3D V-NAND Solid State Drive (MZ-75E250B/EU)

The 850 EVO is the advanced consumer SSD powered by 3D V-NAND technology that maximizes everyday computing...

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Samsung 250GB 850 EVO SSD 2.5" SATA 6Gbps 32 Layer 3D V-NAND Solid State Drive (MZ-75E250B/EU)
 

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Samsung 500GB 850 EVO SSD 2.5" SATA 6Gbps 32 Layer 3D V-NAND Solid State Drive (MZ-75E500B/EU)

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Samsung 500GB 850 EVO SSD 2.5" SATA 6Gbps 32 Layer 3D V-NAND Solid State Drive (MZ-75E500B/EU)
 

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Samsung 250GB 750 EVO SSD 2.5" SATA 6Gbps Solid State Drive

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Samsung 250GB 750 EVO SSD 2.5" SATA 6Gbps Solid State Drive
 

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Kingston 120GB SSDNow V300 Drive SATA 6Gb/s 3 2.5" (7mm heig...

Read Speed: 450MB/Sec, Write Speed: 450MB/Sec, Flash: MLC, Controller: SandForce SF-2281, Buffer: 0MB

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Kingston 120GB SSDNow V300 Drive SATA 6Gb/s 3 2.5" (7mm height) Solid State Hard Drive - (SV300S37A/
 

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Samsung 1.0TB 850 EVO SSD 2.5" SATA 6Gbps 32 Layer 3D V-NAN...

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Samsung 500GB 750 EVO SSD 2.5" SATA 6Gbps Solid State Drive

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Samsung 500GB 750 EVO SSD 2.5" SATA 6Gbps Solid State Drive
 

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Samsung 950 Pro 256GB M.2 PCI-e 3.0 x 4 NVMe Solid State Drive

MZVKV256 - 256GB Samsung SM950, M.2 (22x80) PCIe 3.0 (x4) NVMe SSD, MLC NAND, Read 2150MB/s, Write 1260MB/s,...

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Samsung 950 Pro 256GB M.2 PCI-e 3.0 x 4 NVMe Solid State Drive
 

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Kingston HyperX Savage 240GB SSD 2.5" SATA 6Gbps Solid State...

HyperX® Savage solid-state drive offers extreme performance for the extreme performer. The fastest HyperX SATA-based...

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Kingston HyperX Savage 240GB SSD 2.5" SATA 6Gbps Solid State Drive (SHSS37A/240GB)
 

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Asus Hyper M.2 X4 PCI-E Mini Adapter Card - Black PCB

With this adapter card from Asus you can utilises the incredible speed of the latest AHCI & NVMe SSD's from Samsung...

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Intel 600P 128GB M.2-2280 PCI-e 3.0 x 4 NVMe 3D NAND Solid Sta...

SSDPEKKW128G7X1, 128GB Intel 600p Series, M.2 (22x80) PCIe 3.0 (x4) NVMe SSD, 3D TLC NAND, Read 770MB/s, Write...

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Intel 600P 128GB M.2-2280 PCI-e 3.0 x 4 NVMe 3D NAND Solid State Drive (SSDPEKKW128G7X1)
 

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Samsung 512GB SSD 850 PRO SATA 6Gbps 3D NAND Solid State Drive (...

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Samsung SM961 Polaris 256GB M.2-2280 PCI-e 3.0 x 4 NVMe Solid St...

MZVPW256HEGL-00000, 256GB Samsung SM961, M.2 (22x80) PCIe 3.0 (x4) NVMe SSD, MLC NAND, Read 3100MB/s, Write 1400MB/s,...

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Kingston HyperX Fury 240GB 2.5" SATA 6Gbps Solid State Drive...

HyperX® FURY solid-state drive delivers impressive performance at an affordable price, to get you into the game...

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Kingston HyperX Fury 240GB 2.5" SATA 6Gbps Solid State Drive (SHFS37A/240G)
 

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Kingston 120GB SSDNow UV400 Drive SATA 6Gb/s 2.5" (7mm heigh...

Read Speed: 550MB/Sec, Write Speed: 350MB/Sec, Flash: TLC NAND, Buffer: 0MB, 3yr Warranty.

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Kingston 120GB SSDNow UV400 Drive SATA 6Gb/s 2.5" (7mm height) Solid State Hard Drive - (SUV400S37/1
 

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Intel 600P 256GB M.2-2280 PCI-e 3.0 x 4 NVMe 3D NAND Solid Sta...

SSDPEKKW256G7X1, 256GB Intel 600p Series, M.2 (22x80) PCIe 3.0 (x4) NVMe SSD, 3D TLC NAND, Read 1570MB/s, Write...

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Intel 600P 256GB M.2-2280 PCI-e 3.0 x 4 NVMe 3D NAND Solid State Drive (SSDPEKKW256G7X1)
 

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Kingston 240GB SSDNow UV400 Drive SATA 6Gb/s 2.5" (7mm heigh...

Read Speed: 550MB/Sec, Write Speed: 490MB/Sec, Flash: TLC NAND, Buffer: 0MB, 3yr Warranty.

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Kingston 240GB SSDNow UV400 Drive SATA 6Gb/s 2.5" (7mm height) Solid State Hard Drive - (SUV400S37/2
 

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Kingston HyperX Fury 120GB 2.5" SATA 6Gbps Solid State Drive...

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Kingston HyperX Fury 120GB 2.5" SATA 6Gbps Solid State Drive (SHFS37A/120G)
 

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Samsung 960 EVO Polaris 500GB M.2 2280 PCI-e 3.0 x4 NVMe Solid S...

MZ-V6E500BW, 500B Samsung 960 EVO, M.2 (22x80) PCIe 3.0 (x4) NVMe SSD, V-NAND, Read 3200MB/s, Write 1800MB/s,...

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Samsung 960 EVO Polaris 500GB M.2 2280 PCI-e 3.0 x4 NVMe Solid State Drive
 

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Samsung 960 EVO Polaris 250GB M.2 2280 PCI-e 3.0 x4 NVMe Solid S...

MZ-V6E250BW, 250B Samsung 960 EVO, M.2 (22x80) PCIe 3.0 (x4) NVMe SSD, V-NAND, Read 3200MB/s, Write 1500MB/s,...

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Samsung 960 EVO Polaris 250GB M.2 2280 PCI-e 3.0 x4 NVMe Solid State Drive
 

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Samsung 1TB SSD 850 PRO SATA 6Gbps 3D NAND Solid State Drive (MZ...

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Samsung 1TB SSD 850 PRO SATA 6Gbps 3D NAND Solid State Drive (MZ-7KE1T0BW)
 

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Intel 600P 512GB M.2-2280 PCI-e 3.0 x 4 NVMe 3D NAND Solid Sta...

SSDPEKKW512G7X1, 512GB Intel 600p Series, M.2 (22x80) PCIe 3.0 (x4) NVMe SSD, 3D TLC NAND, Read 1775MB/s, Write...

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Intel 600P 512GB M.2-2280 PCI-e 3.0 x 4 NVMe 3D NAND Solid State Drive (SSDPEKKW512G7X1)
 

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Samsung 256GB SSD 850 PRO SATA 6Gbps 3D NAND Solid State Drive (...

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Samsung 256GB SSD 850 PRO SATA 6Gbps 3D NAND Solid State Drive (MZ-7KE256BW)
 

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Kingston 480GB SSDNow V300 Drive SATA 6Gb/s 3 2.5" (7mm heig...

Kingston's SSDNow V300 solid-state drive is a cost-efficient performance upgrade that revives your computer. It's 10...

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Kingston 480GB SSDNow V300 Drive SATA 6Gb/s 3 2.5" (7mm height) Solid State Hard Drive - (SV300S37A/
 

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Kingston 240GB SSDNow V300 Drive SATA 6Gb/s 3 2.5" (7mm heig...

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Intel 750 Series 1.2TB PCIe 3.0 X4 HHHL Adaptor NVMe Solid Sta...

1.2TB Intel 750 Series AIC SSD, HHHL PCIe 3.0 (x4), Intel 20nm MLC NAND, 2400MB/s Read, 1200MB/s Write, 440k/290k IOPS

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Intel 750 Series 1.2TB PCIe 3.0 X4 HHHL Adaptor NVMe Solid State Drive (SSDPEDMW012T4X1)
 

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Lycom DT-120 M.2 PCI-e SSD to PCI-e Adapter Card

Want the latest M.2 SSD but your motherboard doesn't have support for it? No problem, the Lycom DT-120 allows you to...

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Samsung SM961 Polaris 1TB M.2-2280 PCI-e 3.0 x 4 NVMe Solid Stat...

MZVKW1T0HMLH-00000, 1TB Samsung SM961, M.2 (22x80) PCIe 3.0 (x4) NVMe SSD, MLC NAND, Read 3200MB/s, Write 1800MB/s,...

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Samsung SM961 Polaris 1TB M.2-2280 PCI-e 3.0 x 4 NVMe Solid State Drive
 

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Kingston HyperX Fury 480GB 2.5" SATA 6Gbps Solid State Drive...

HyperX® FURY solid-state drive delivers impressive performance at an affordable price, to get you into the game...

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Kingston HyperX Fury 480GB 2.5" SATA 6Gbps Solid State Drive (SHFS37A/480G)
 

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Samsung SM961 Polaris 128GB M.2-2280 PCI-e 3.0 x 4 NVMe Solid St...

MZVPW128HEGL-00000, 128GB Samsung SM961, M.2 (22x80) PCIe 3.0 (x4) NVMe SSD, MLC NAND, Read 3100MB/s, Write 700MB/s,...

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Samsung SM961 Polaris 128GB M.2-2280 PCI-e 3.0 x 4 NVMe Solid State Drive
 

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Samsung SM961 Polaris 512GB M.2-2280 PCI-e 3.0 x 4 NVMe Solid St...

MZVPW512HMJP-00000, 512GB Samsung SM961, M.2 (22x80) PCIe 3.0 (x4) NVMe SSD, MLC NAND, Read 3200MB/s, Write 1700MB/s,...

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Samsung SM961 Polaris 512GB M.2-2280 PCI-e 3.0 x 4 NVMe Solid State Drive
 

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Samsung 2.0TB 850 EVO SSD 2.5" SATA 6Gbps 32 Layer 3D V-NAN...

The 850 EVO is the advanced consumer SSD powered by 3D V-NAND technology that maximizes everyday computing...

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Samsung 2.0TB 850 EVO SSD 2.5" SATA 6Gbps 32 Layer 3D V-NAND Solid State Drive (MZ-75E2T0B/EU)
 

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Samsung PM961 Polaris 1TB M.2-2280 PCI-e 3.0 x 4 NVMe Solid Stat...

MZVLW1T0HMLH-00000, M.2 (22x80) PCIe 3.0 (x4) NVMe SSD, MLC NAND, Read 3000MB/s, Write 1150MB/s, 360k/280k IOPS

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Samsung PM961 Polaris 1TB M.2-2280 PCI-e 3.0 x 4 NVMe Solid State Drive
 

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Samsung PM961 Polaris 128GB M.2-2280 PCI-e 3.0 x 4 NVMe Solid St...

128GB Samsung PM961, M.2 (22x80) PCIe 3.0 (x4) NVMe SSD, MLC NAND, Read 3000MB/s, Write 650MB/s, 360k/150k IOPS

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Samsung 960 PRO Polaris 512GB M.2 2280 PCI-e 3.0 x4 NVMe Solid S...

MZ-V6P512BW, 512GB Samsung 960 PRO, M.2 (22x80) PCIe 3.0 (x4) NVMe SSD, V-NAND, Read 3500MB/s, Write 2100MB/s,...

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Kingston HyperX Savage 960GB SSD 2.5" SATA 6Gbps Solid State...

HyperX® Savage solid-state drive offers extreme performance for the extreme performer. The fastest HyperX SATA-based...

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Kingston HyperX Savage 960GB SSD 2.5" SATA 6Gbps Solid State Drive (SHSS37A/960G)
 

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Kingston 480GB SSDNow UV400 Drive SATA 6Gb/s 2.5" (7mm heigh...

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Kingston 480GB SSDNow UV400 Drive SATA 6Gb/s 2.5" (7mm height) Solid State Hard Drive - (SUV400S37/4
 

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Intel 750 Series 400GB PCIe 3.0 X4 HHHL Adaptor NVMe Solid Sta...

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Crucial MX300 525GB SSD SATA 6Gbps 3D Nand 7mm Solid State Drive...

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The Intel® Solid-State Drive (Intel® SSD) 540 Series combines enthusiast-grade performance with the endurance and...

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Samsung 960 EVO Polaris 1TB M.2 2280 PCI-e 3.0 x4 NVMe Solid Sta...

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SSDs at Overclockers UK

Lightning Performance. Efficient Storage

How Do SSDs Work?
Where a standard HDD (Hard Disk Drive) features a platter of magnetic disks which store data through the alignment of heads, reading and writing data across a number of locations through magnetic dots, SSDs function in a drastically different manner, all the while serving the same purpose in a more efficient way. Since HDDs use moving parts which constantly in use for the duration of the PCs use, the component is open to wear and tear throughout the years of its lifespan, fragile to movements, and required cooling.

Storing data through the means of flash memory chips – similar to those featured on system RAM, SSDs can operate up to to four times as fast as a regular HDD, doing so with a vast improvement to power requirements and noticeable sound. As the flash chips share more in common with traditional RAM and USB drives, not only is it faster, it can also to be built to an incredibly small form-factor, depending on how dense each individual flash storage chip is.

Form-Factor
Doing away with the requirement for moving parts allows a SSD to be substantially more durable, which proves ideal for those looking for external storage for their laptops. Available in form factors of 2.5”, various manufacturers will often design their SSDs slightly smaller internally – adhering to the 2.5” form-factor for the external shell, giving those who decide to install the SSD into a desktop the capability to do so.

Performance
Operating at an average speed of 500MB/s over the 130MB/s as those offered by a regular HDD, the improvements of an SSD for all computing purposes becomes instantly noticeable. Where a HDD may deliver system boot up times of 40 seconds and longer, a SSD will reduce this to an average of 15 seconds. This improvement to speed also applies to day-to-day uses such as opening applications and files, searching for documents and internet browsing. As the SSD is available in many different configurations, with the most common being a standard SATA drive, others such as M.2 SATA and PCIE can provide faster performance, thanks to their designs which feature a direct connection to the system motherboards.

Gaming
Where a SSD will provide an incremental improvement for general computing, those looking to purchase one for the purposes of gaming will also see an incredible performance gain when installing games to an SSD. As the SSD allows for instant opening of applications, which eliminates loading times when streaming data, gamers can expect instant gameplay and a reduction in stuttering and hitching, which is commonly associated with open-world games due to the continuous stream of loading data.

Types of SSDs

– SATA
Built to the 2.5” form-factor standard, SATA SSDs are ideal for those in need for additional storage for their desktops or laptops, allowing for installation in a 2.5” storage bay. External SSDs also follow this form-factor, with an integrated converter for USB connectivity.

– mSATA
Delivering similar performance to a SATA SSD, the mSATA has a smaller form-factor which makes it ideal for motherboards which feature mSATA connectivity, as well as laptops making use of a thin form-factor.

– M.2 Drive
Differing from the 2.5” inch variations of SSDs which connect to the system using a SATA cable, M.2 drives feature their own proprietary M2. slot, which provides the same transfer speeds as a standard 2.5” SATA drive. In order to gain the most benefit from the M.2 drive it must be installed using the PCIe interface. Using this connection rather than SATA can deliver read and write times up to 3000MB/s and 2400MB/s on average. 

– PCIe SSD
Functioning in a similar manner to M.2 drives, PCIe SSDs connect to the motherboard’s PCIe slot and offers increased performance over SATA based SSDs. This type of SSD seeks the most benefit when being used inside workstation PCs thanks to its integrated software features.

NAND Flash Chips
Improving on transfer speeds thanks to the utilization of flash memory chips is just one of the benefits that SSDs have over HDDs. The manner in which SSDs manage the data allows the drive to improve over time, allowing for more effective use and less corruption of data. When data is written to an SSD, it is stored within a cell. Depending on the manufacturer, this cell will either be a single layer cell (SCL), multi level cell (MLC), or triple level cell (TLC). While providing the same purpose and only affecting performance to an extent based on the use-case, each type of cell stores data differently. 

Delivering the highest tier of performance with the lowest level of density for accurate management of reading and writing data, SLC stores data in a measurement of single bits per cell, making it ideal for faster speeds and intense workloads, such as those which are found in embedded systems and workstations.

Proving ideal for general computing as well as gaming, MLC stores data as multiple bits per cell, allowing for cheaper production costs and a reasonable level of performance. Although not as durable nor as accurate in overall performance, which in itself isn’t noticeable during day-to-day usage, MLC has been designed directly for the needs of the general consumer, so to for the applications which they will be using.

Similar to the functionings of MLC NAND flash chips, TLC stores data as 3 bits per cell. As this means the cell increases on density, meaning it’s not as fast as MLC or SLC, it does give way for cheaper production costs with differences not being inherently visible during day-to-day usage. 

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