Designed with a SandForce 2nd Generation SSD processor, the 240GB KC380 SSDNow SATA III 1.8" Internal SSD from Kingston features a 240GB storage capacity, allowing you to store a variety of files including movies, photos, music, and more. This SSD connects to your system's 1.8" bay via the SATA III 6 Gb/s interface that is also compatible with SATA II 3 Gb/s and SATA 1.5 Gb/s. With solid-state drive technology, you benefit from load and access times for your files and programs that are faster than a conventional hard disk drive. Enhanced data read speeds of up to 540 MB/s and data write speeds of up to 530 MB/s allow you to access data stored within the drive quickly and efficiently. Additionally, this drive features 4K reads up to 72,000 IOPS, 4K writes up to 40,000 IOPS, random 4K reads up to 21,000 IOPS, and random 4K writes up to 41,000 IOPS (Input/Output Operations per Second).
Along with enhanced performance, you benefit integrated DuraClass technology, which features DuraWrite. DuraClass is a set of NAND flash management features that work together to deliver enhanced SSD endurance, reliability, performance, and power efficiency. DuraWrite and advanced wear leveling help to optimize drive writes in order to extend its endurance, while garbage collection, over-provisioning, SMART, and TRIM help to deliver consistent performance and further expand the life of your SSD.
The 240GB KC380 SSDNow SATA III 1.8" Internal SSD has been created for power users, system builders, and system integrators, and may also be used in corporate environments where an increasing amount of system resources are required. It is protected by a limited 3-year warranty with free technical support.