Samsung 840 Evo Specifications

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General

  • Hardware Encryption
    Yes
  • Capacity
    500 GB
  • NAND Flash Memory Type
    Multi-level cell (MLC)
  • Interface
    SATA 6Gb/s
  • Buffer Size
    512 MB
  • Weight
    0.35 oz
  • Manufacturer
    Samsung

Interface Provided

  • Qty
    1
  • Storage Interface
    Serial ATA-600

Miscellaneous

  • MTBF
    1500000 sec
  • Hardware Encryption
    Yes
  • Encryption Details
    Self Encrypting Drive (SED), TCG Opal Encryption 2.0

Expansion & Connectivity

  • Interfaces
    1 x SATA 6 Gb/s
  • Compatible Bays
    1 x internal - mSATA

Hard Drive

  • Form Factor
    mSATA
  • Features
    Garbage Collection technology, Hardware Full Disk Encryption (FDE), Low Power DDR2 SDRAM Cache, Physical Security ID (PSID), Samsung 3-core MEX Controller, TRIM support
  • Hard Drive Type
    internal hard drive
  • Form Factor (Short)
    mSATA
  • Form Factor (metric)
    mSATA
  • Form Factor (Short) (metric)
    mSATA
  • Storage Interface
    Serial ATA-600
  • Interface
    Serial ATA-600
  • NAND Flash Memory Type
    multi-level cell (MLC)
  • Data Transfer Rate
    600 MBps
  • Internal Data Rate
    540 MBps
  • Internal Data Rate (Write)
    520 MBps
  • 4KB Random Read
    97000
  • 4KB Random Write
    88000
  • Buffer Size
    512 MB

Performance

  • Internal Data Rate
    540 MBps (read) / 520 MBps (write)
  • 4KB Random Write
    88000 IOPS
  • Drive Transfer Rate
    600 MBps (external)
  • 4KB Random Read
    97000 IOPS

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    3 years warranty

Software & System Requirements

  • Software Included
    Drivers & Utilities, Samsung Magician Software

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    158 °F
  • Humidity Range Operating
    5 - 95% (non-condensing)

Storage Hard Drive

  • Compliant Standards
    256-bit AES, S.M.A.R.T.

Header

  • Brand
    Samsung
  • Product Line
    Samsung 840 EVO
  • Model
    MZ-MTE500
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Dimensions & Weight

  • Depth
    0.2 in
  • Width
    1.2 in
  • Height
    2 in
  • Weight
    0.35 oz

Bay Required

  • Type
    internal
  • Form Factor
    mSATA
  • Form Factor (metric)
    mSATA
  • Total Qty
    1

Service & Support

  • Type
    3 years warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Full Contract Period
    3 years

Power Consumption

  • Mode
    active, idle, sleep
  • Value
    0.033 Watt, 0.103 Watt, 2 mW

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Samsung Magician Software

Reliability

  • MTBF
    1,500,000 hours

General

  • Manufacturer
    Samsung
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Samsung 840 Evo (500GB)

Part Number: MZ-MTE500BW Released: Jul 25, 2013
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