SanDisk® Solid State Drive (256 GB*)
- Entry-level SSD offers faster PC performance than traditional hard drives**
- Read speeds up to 490 MB/s for faster bootup and program loading1
- Reliable solid state architecture to deliver responsive performance
- Consumes less power than traditional hard drives**
- Generous 256 GB* capacity
Bring Faster Performance to Your PC
The SanDisk Solid State Drive offers an easy, affordable way to upgrade the performance of your laptop or PC. This entry-level solid state drive (SSD) delivers much faster performance than a traditional hard drive**, with read speeds of up to 490 MB/s1. You'll experience faster bootup, quicker program loading, and more fluid performance in games and multimedia applications. The SSD also delivers seamless installations and file transfers, thanks to write speeds of up to 350 MB/s1.
Reliable, Long-Lasting Operation
Rated at 2.0 million MTBF2 (mean time before failure), the SanDisk SSD provides exceptional reliability. The drive features no moving parts, making it more resistant to physical wear and damage than a traditional hard drive. In addition, the drive is designed to withstand shock and vibration, helping to improve performance even in harsh conditions.
Offers Reduced Power Consumption
With its solid state architecture, the SanDisk SSD consumes much less power than a traditional hard drive and places less of a burden on your PC's power supply. The SSD also runs cooler than a hard drive, so you won't have to worry about overheating your computer case.
256 GB Capacity Provides Ample Storage Space
With its 256 GB* capacity, the SanDisk SSD offers plenty of room to accommodate all of your favorite games, files, and applications.
Compatibility and Warranty Information
The SanDisk Solid State Drive is compatible with SATA Revision 3.0 (6 Gbit/s) interface and backwards compatible with SATA Revision 2.0 (3 Gbit/s) and SATA Revison 1.0 (1.5 Gbit/s) interfaces. It is backed by a three-year limited warranty3.
256 GB SanDisk Solid State Drive, SATA 6 Gb/s cable, and user manual.
|SanDisk Solid State Drive||64 GB*||128 GB*||256 GB*|
|Performance1||Seq. Read (up to)||490 MB/s||490 MB/s||490 MB/s|
|Seq. Write (up to)||240 MB/s||350 MB/s||350 MB/s|
|Rnd. Read (up to)||7200 IOPS||8000 IOPS||7300 IOPS|
|Rnd. Write (up to)||1800 IOPS||2100 IOPS||2200 IOPS|
|MTBF2||Telcordia, Stress Part||4.1M hours||3.0M hours||2.0M hours|
* 1 gigabyte (GB) = 1 billion bytes. Some capacity not available for data storage.
** As compared to 7,200 RPM SATA 2.5-inch hard drive. Based on published specifications and internal benchmarking tests.
1 Based on internal testing; performance may vary depending upon drive capacity, host device, OS, and application. 1 megabyte (MB) = 1 million bytes.
2 Based on internal testing using Telcordia stress part testing.
3 Three-year warranty in regions not recognizing limited warranty. See www.sandisk.com/wug