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Samsung SSD 970 Pro 512GB

The Samsung SSD 970 PRO 512 GB (MZ-V7P512BW) is a high end M.2 2280 NVMe SSD for Desktops and Laptops. It uses the Samsung Phoenix (S4LR020) Controller with 512 MB LPDDR4 Cache. Samsung specifies 3500 MB/s read and 2300 MB/s write performance and uses 64 Layer 3DNAND MLC from Samsung as memory chips. At the time of announcement in 2018 it was one of the fastest consumer SSDs on the market. The power consumption of the SSD is rated at 8.5 W (max.), 5.2W (usage), 0.03W (idle), and 0.005W (sleep).

TypeSSD
SizeM.2 inch
Size512 GB
Interface
ControllerPhoenix
Announced24.04.2018

Benchmarks

AS SSD - Copy Game MB/s
min: 1128     avg: 1488.9     median: 1582 (85%)     max: 1755 MB/s
AS SSD - Copy Program MB/s
min: 400     avg: 599.4     median: 665 (68%)     max: 731 MB/s
AS SSD - Copy ISO MB/s
min: 1957     avg: 2556.3     median: 2704 (83%)     max: 3006 MB/s
AS SSD - Score Total
min: 4269     avg: 4704.3     median: 4812 (65%)     max: 4924 MB/s
AS SSD - Score Write
min: 1925     avg: 2335.3     median: 2453 (68%)     max: 2510 MB/s
AS SSD - Score Read
min: 1551     avg: 1568.5     median: 1566 (62%)     max: 1590 MB/s
AS SSD - Access Time Write *
0.1 MB/s (0%)
AS SSD - Access Time Read *
0.1 MB/s (0%)
AS SSD - 4K-64 Write
min: 1593     avg: 2008.8     median: 2139 (70%)     max: 2162 MB/s
AS SSD - 4K-64 Read
min: 1276     avg: 1301.6     median: 1304 (57%)     max: 1320 MB/s
AS SSD - 4K Write
min: 61     avg: 111     median: 127 (1%)     max: 128 MB/s
AS SSD - 4K Read
min: 28     avg: 41.6     median: 42 (16%)     max: 53 MB/s
AS SSD - Seq Write
min: 2051     avg: 2156.8     median: 2189 (53%)     max: 2198 MB/s
AS SSD - Seq Read
min: 2168     avg: 2254     median: 2247 (46%)     max: 2352 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - Write 4k QD32
208.4 MB/s (27%)
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - Read 4k QD32
296.5 MB/s (31%)
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - Write 4k
112.6 MB/s (44%)
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - Read 4k
52.2 MB/s (1%)
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - Write 512
1979.4 MB/s (47%)
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - Read 512
1638.7 MB/s (69%)
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - Write Seq
1839.6 MB/s (43%)
CrystalDiskMark 3.0 - Read Seq
1858.9 MB/s (53%)
CrystalDiskMark 5.2 / 6 - Write 4K
min: 110     avg: 151.5     median: 153 (56%)     max: 188 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 5.2 / 6 - Read 4K
min: 51     avg: 58.4     median: 59 (2%)     max: 63 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 5.2 / 6 - Write Seq
min: 1828     avg: 1977.7     median: 1887 (44%)     max: 2308 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 5.2 / 6 - Read Seq
min: 1837     avg: 2037.3     median: 1911 (36%)     max: 2489 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 5.2 / 6 - Write 4K Q32T1
min: 209     avg: 405.5     median: 460 (27%)     max: 490 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 5.2 / 6 - Read 4K Q32T1
min: 299     avg: 506.1     median: 565 (36%)     max: 593 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 5.2 / 6 - Write Seq Q32T1
min: 2302     avg: 2322.4     median: 2326 (54%)     max: 2334 MB/s
CrystalDiskMark 5.2 / 6 - Read Seq Q32T1
min: 3539     avg: 3554.5     median: 3558 (40%)     max: 3561 MB/s
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Klaus Hinum (Update: 2019-10- 9)