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Samsung SSD 850 Evo solid-state drive is a keeperCNET editor Dong Ngo did a magic trick with the all new and excellent Samsung SSD 850 Evo. The kind of tricks that none of us can do!
[MUSIC] Hi, guys. **** Ngo here to do some tricks. I have here the Samsung SSD 840 EVO, and now, is a Samsung 850 PRO. Are you ready? Now is the Samsung 850 EVO, that's right, the latest sound drive on the market. And if you're wondering what kind of trick that was, well it's called I have all three right now. Do you? Didn't think so. And the new EVO, 850 EVO right here, is the upgrade to the 840 EVO, but it's also very similar to the 850 PRO, because is also use the new 3D Nand flash memory, which produces. More storage space for less cost. On top of that, the new drive here also supports TurboWrite technology, which uses a portion of its short memory here as a fast buffer to boost its write speed. And you can also use the Samsung Magician software to turn the drive to work in the RAPID. More that photo booth is over performance. The software also allows for changing a lot of the drive settings and features such as provisioning, or secure erase, or updating firmware. Now unfortunately the software only works. On Windows. So if a Mac user you out of luck. The drive itself however works with Macs too. Basically it works in all applications where a traditional standard hard drive like this one or this one here is being used. Now in my testing the new drive here did very well, almost as. As well as the 580 Pro. That makes it such a great deal because it's a lot cheaper. It's available in four different capacities, from 120 gigabytes to 1 terabyte that costs between $100 and $500. You can expect the street price to be even lower. And for more on this one, come check out my. Full review at cnet.com Just go get one because you deserve it. And if you want to know a trick I did earlier. Make sure you get the [UNKNOWN] and the 840 evo too. It's kinda too late for you. And that's because I'm [UNKNOWN] And this has been the first look at the 580 EVO. From Samsung.