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Samsung 970 EVO NVMe SSD 500GB vs Kingston KC600 SSD 256GB

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970 EVO NVMe SSD 500GB 500 GB
KC600 SSD 256GB 256 GB
Difference: 244 (95%)

Random Read

970 EVO NVMe SSD 500GB 370000 IOPS
KC600 SSD 256GB 90000 IOPS
Difference: 280000 (311%)

Random Write

970 EVO NVMe SSD 500GB 450000 IOPS
KC600 SSD 256GB 80000 IOPS
Difference: 370000 (463%)

Sequential Read

970 EVO NVMe SSD 500GB 3400 MB/sec
KC600 SSD 256GB 550 MB/sec
Difference: 2850 (518%)

Sequential Write

970 EVO NVMe SSD 500GB 2300 MB/sec
KC600 SSD 256GB 500 MB/sec
Difference: 1800 (360%)


970 EVO NVMe SSD 500GB 300 TB
KC600 SSD 256GB 150 TB
Difference: 150 (100%)


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Model 970 EVO NVMe SSD 500GB KC600 SSD 256GB
Manufacturer Samsung Kingston
NAND Samsung V-NAND 3-bit MLC 96-layer 3D TLC
Form Factor M.2 (2280) 2.5" SATA III
Capacity 500 GB 256 GB
Cache N/A MB (N/A) MB
Sequential Read 3400 MB/s 550 MB/s
Sequential Write 2300 MB/s 500 MB/s
Random Read 370000 IOPS 90000 IOPS
Random Write 450000 IOPS 80000 IOPS
Interface NVMe 1.3 SATA III
Controller Samsung Phoenix Controller SM2259
Date Released 2019 2019
Endurance 300 TB 150 TB
Notes 5-Year Limited Warranty 5-Year Limited Warranty

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