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Kingston A400 SSD Internal Solid State Drive 2.5" SATA Rev 3.0, 960GB - SA400S37/960G

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We are a credit broker not a lender - credit is subject to status and affordability, and is provided by Mitsubishi HC Capitol UK PIC. A new, unused product will show a wear indicator value of one hundred (100), whereas a product that has reached its endurance limit of program erase cycles will show a wear indicator value of one (1). Multiple capacities - Available in 120GB, 240GB, 480GB, and 960GB capacities, A400 is designed to suit anyone's needs. If you should receive a product that has been damaged while in transit please reach out to us here within 2 Days and we will certainly be able to address your concerns. I would generally recommend sticking with TLC drives (as opposed to QLC), preferably with DRAM cache for better performance.

s. This is a very un-SSD-like result that could easily be bested by many hard drives and even USB 2. Note well though , this is a BIG drive - about 14 hrs to low-level format in NTFS via USB 2 , not really a problem but an overnight job! However, it was discovered that depending on the data pattern written to the drive, the read speeds would vary but would be far less than when fresh, achieving averages of about 300-350MB/s instead. Rugged - A400 is shock- and vibration-resistant for rugged reliability when used in notebooks and other mobile computing devices. You can change your choices at any time by visiting Cookie preferences, as described in the Cookie notice.

Our range also extends to top brands of electronics, camera accessories, Android accessories, iPhone and iPad accessories, and plenty more. It's also cooler and quieter, and its shock and vibration resistance makes it ideal for notebooks and other mobile computing devices. Limited warranty based on 3 years or SSD “Life Remaining”, which can be found using the Kingston SSD Manager.The apparent speed may come from a pSLC cache that lives in some of this overprovisioning space, covering up a relatively slow arrangement of planar TLC flash (from what I know from other sources about this particular range). The 960GB capacity suggests that the drive reserves a bit of its capacity as a cache to boost performance, as it is a DRAM-less drive, as most “low-end” units are. This drive was also a victim of many component swapping, since the flash has changed many times over time, and also it's controller, that in some revisions came with Silicon Motion SM2258XT or even 59XT. The drive comes on a retail hanging package with nothing else but the drive itself, its distinctive branded design shown off through a clear plastic bubble.

I didn’t show it in the review, but yes, I did download and install Kingston SSD Manager and it confirmed I had the latest firmware as of time of the review.

The 103 third parties who use cookies on this service do so for their purposes of displaying and measuring personalized ads, generating audience insights, and developing and improving products. I replaced 3 large older drives with this one SSD and the whole inside of the tower has less clutter from cables and more airspace for cooling. The warranty length is set to three years, which is above average, but shorter than the five years offered by many other vendors. Say goodbye to slow loading times and experience a significant boost in overall system responsiveness. We're making continuous improvements to the compatibility checker and would love to hear your feedback!

We supply memory for mobile phones and digital cameras specialising in a vast collection of SD Cards, Micro SD Cards and USB Flash Drives. Say goodbye to frustratingly slow boot times and application launches – the A400 SSD accelerates these processes, making your computer more responsive and efficient. If the item comes direct from a manufacturer, it may be delivered in non-retail packaging, such as a plain or unprinted box or plastic bag. In addition, we use some carefully selected 3rd party suppliers to help us enhance your online experience. You can also replace your hard drive or a smaller SSD with a drive big enough to hold all your files.With a generous 960GB capacity, the A400 SSD provides ample storage for your files, applications, and games.

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