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The latest ultra fast PCIe NVMe SSDs available with many of our PCs

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See all the compatible PCs in our
new PCIe SSD Category

We now have options for the latest NVMe SSDs that use the M.2 PCI Express x4 interface, which enables the limitations of the traditional SATA interface to be surpassed with speeds in excess of 3000MB/s. The performance of the various SSD options available are:

  • 256GB Intel 600p This is our default option, 5 year warranty
    (Read 1570 MB/s, Write 540 MB/s, 71k/112k IOPS)
  • 256GB Samsung SM961 The OEM version of 960 PRO*
    (Read 3100MB/s, Write 1400MB/s, 330k/280k IOPS)
  • 250GB Samsung 960 EVO with 3 year warranty
    (Read 3200MB/s, Write 1500MB/s, 330K/300K IOPS)
  • 500GB Samsung 960 EVO with 3 year warranty
    (Read 3200MB/s, Write 1800MB/s, 330K/330K IOPS)
  • 1TB Samsung 960 EVO with 3 year warranty
    (Read 3200MB/s, Write 1900MB/s, 380K/360K IOPS)
  • 512GB Samsung 960 PRO with 5 year warranty
    (Read 3500MB/s, Write 2100MB/s, 330K/330K IOPS)
  • 1TB Samsung 960 PRO with 5 year warranty
    (Read 3500MB/s, Write 2100MB/s, 440K/360K IOPS)

*The SM961 is an OEM product that has a 2 year warranty with us, as part of the PC warranty.

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