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Kingston 120 GB HyperX 3K 2.5" (63.5mm) Solid State Drive

B&H # KISH103S3120 Mfr # SH103S3/120G
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You Pay: $85.00
Product Highlights
  • SandForce Controller Technology
  • SATA Rev 3.0 - 6 Gbps Transfer Speed
  • Sequential Reads - 555 MBps
  • Sequential Writes - 510 MBps
  • MLC NAND Flash
  • Shock Resistance Rating - 1500 G
  • Vibration Resistance Rating - 20 G
  • Advanced Wear-Leveling Technology
  • SMART / TRIM / Garbage Functions
  • Compatible with Windows 7, Vista

The 120 GB HyperX 3K 2.5" (63.5 mm) Solid State Drive from Kingston features a SATA 3.0 Rev interface, supports data transfer rates of up to 6 Gbps, sequential reads of 555 MBps and sequential writes of 510 MBps. The SSD combines premium 3000 program-erase cycle synchronous NAND with the second-generation SandForce controller. SandForce DuraClass technology provides the latest data integrity protection for ultimate endurance over the entire life of the drive.

The SSD is suitable for advanced gaming, multitasking and multimedia computing applications. It loads games and applications faster and increases the frames per second (FPS) for an improved gaming experience. It allows quick transfers and edits of large media files. The HyperX 3K comes in a sleek, black and aluminum case design, accentuating the look of your system.

The solid state drive combines premium 3000 program-erase cycle synchronous NAND with the second-generation SandForce controller
Maximum reading and writing speeds of 555 MBps and 510 MBps, respectively
SATA Rev 3.0 interface supports data transfer rates of up to 6 Gbps
SandForce controller technology and Intel 25 nm MLC NAND Flash memory components reduce the load times and improve performance
Suitable for advanced gaming, multi-tasking, and multimedia computing applications
Shock resistance of up to 1500 G helps the SSD withstand accidental drops
S.M.A.R.T (Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology) monitors the solid state drives and sends periodic reports to the user indicating failures and malfunctions. It also supports TRIM and Garbage Collection functions
Form Factor 2.5" (63.5 mm)
Controller SandForce Controller SF-2281
Components MLC NAND (3k P/E Cycles)
Interface SATA Rev. 3.0 (6 Gbps)
Capacity 120 GB
Sequential Reads 6 Gbps 555 MBps
Sequential Writes 6 Gbps 510 MBps
Sustained Random 4K R/W 20,000 / 60,000 IOPS
Max Random 4K R/W 85,000 / 73,000 IOPS
PCMARK Vantage HDD Suite Score 60,000
Supports S.M.A.R.T., TRIM and Garbage Collection
Power Consumption 0.455 W (TYP) Idle / 1.58 W (TYP) Read / 2.11 W (TYP) Write
Operating Temperature 32 to 158°F (0 to 70°C)
Storage Temperature -40 to 185°F (-40 to 85°C)
Shock Resistance 1500 G
Vibration Operating 2.17 G
Vibration Non-Operating 20 G
MTBF 1,000,000 Hrs
Total Bytes Written 96 TB
Dimensions 2.75 x 3.94 x 0.37" (69.85 x 100 x 9.5 mm)
Weight 3.42 oz (97 g)
Kingston 120 GB HyperX 3K 2.5" (63.5mm) Solid State Drive
  • 3.5" (88.8mm) Bracket and Mounting Screws
  • 3 Year Warranty
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