Kingston 480GB KC380 SSDNow SATA III 1.8" Internal SSD

Kingston 480GB KC380 SSDNow SATA III 1.8" Internal SSD

Kingston 480GB KC380 SSDNow SATA III 1.8" Internal SSD

B&H # KISKC380S348 MFR # SKC380S3/480G
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Product Highlights

  • 480GB Capacity
  • 1.8" Form Factor
  • SATA III 6 Gb/s Interface
  • SandForce 2nd Generation SSD Processor
  • Sequential Reads: Up to 530 MB/s
  • Sequential Writes: Up to 340 MB/s
  • Max 4K Reads: Up to 72,000 IOPS
  • Max 4K Writes: Up to 18,000 IOPS
  • Random 4K Reads: Up to 21,000 IOPS
  • Random 4K Writes: Up to 13,000 IOPS
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Kingston KC380 overview

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Designed with a SandForce 2nd Generation SSD processor, the 480GB KC380 SSDNow SATA III 1.8" Internal SSD from Kingston features a 480GB 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 530 MB/s and data write speeds of up to 340 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 18,000 IOPS, random 4K reads up to 21,000 IOPS, and random 4K writes up to 13,000 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 480GB 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.

Helps increase performance for system upgrades
Data Integrity Protection featuring DuraClass technology
DuraWrite helps optimize writes to extend the life of the SSD
Supports SMART
Helps monitor the status of your drive
Supports TRIM
Helps maintain performance on compatible operating systems
In the Box
Kingston 480GB KC380 SSDNow SATA III 1.8" Internal SSD
  • Free Technical Support
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
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    Kingston KC380 specs

    Form Factor 1.8"
    Interface SATA III 6 Gb/s, SATA II 3 Gb/s, and SATA 1.5 Gb/s
    Capacity 480 GB
    Sequential Read Speed 530 MB/s
    Sequential Write Speed 340 500 MB/s
    Maximum 4K Read Up to 72,000 IOPS
    Maximum 4K Write Up to 18,000 IOPS
    Random 4K Read up to 21,000 IOPS
    Random 4K Write 13,000 IOPS
    Total Bytes Written (TBW) 1,562 TB 3 Drive Writes per Day (DWPD)
    Power Consumption Idle: 0.4 W
    Read: 1.2 W (TYP)
    Write: 1.8 W (TYP)
    Storage Temperature -40 to 185°F / -40 to 85°C
    Operating Temperature 32 to 158°F / 0 to 70°C
    Vibration Operating: 2.17 G
    Non-Operating: 20 G
    MTBF 1 million hours
    Dimensions 3.1 x 2.1 x 0.2" / 78.5 x 54.0 x 5.0 mm
    Weight 0.97 oz / 27.43 g

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