SanDisk Extreme® SSD (480 GB)
- DIY upgrade solution for PC/laptop can save you money
- Fast load times easily handle graphic-heavy PC games
- Faster bootup/shutdown1
- Designed to withstand shock and vibration
- Consumes less power than standard hard drives1
- Quiet, cool operation with no moving parts
Upgrade Your PC/Laptop for a Performance Boost
The SanDisk Extreme® Solid State Drive is an ideal "do-it-yourself" upgrade solution for PC/laptop users. It delivers sequential read speeds of up to 540 MB/s and sequential write speeds of up to 460 MB/s2--boosting your computer's performance so you'll experience faster load times for gaming and other graphics-intensive applications.
The SanDisk Extreme Solid State Drive offers exceptionally fast boot-up and shutdown. It also comes in 240 GB3, 120 GB3, and 60 GB3 capacities.
Cost-Effective and Low Power Consumption
With the SanDisk Extreme Solid State Drive, you can simply replace your old hard drive rather than buying a new computer. The SanDisk Extreme SSD consumes less power than traditional hard drives1 so your battery lasts longer.
The drive is rated at 1.4 million hours mean time before failure4 (MTBF), so you can depend on it as a long-term upgrade solution.
Rugged Drive Engineered for Reliable Operation
Built with no moving parts, the rugged SanDisk Extreme SSD is designed to withstand shock and vibration for smooth, reliable operation. The drive runs quiet and cool.
Compatible with Most PCs/Laptops
The SATA 6 Gb/s SanDisk Extreme SSD is backward compatible with SATA 3 Gb/s and SATA 1.5 Gb/s. It works with any computer that has a 2.5-inch hard drive and is backed by a 3-year warranty5.
|SanDisk Extreme SSD||60 GB3||120 GB3||240 GB3||480 GB3|
|Performance||Seq. Read (up to)||550 MB/s||550 MB/s||550 MB/s||540 MB/s|
|Seq. Write (up to)||510 MB/s||510 MB/s||520 MB/s||460 MB/s|
|Rnd. Read (up to)||13K IOPS||23K IOPS||39K IOPS||44K IOPS|
|Rnd. Write (up to)||82K IOPS||83K IOPS||83K IOPS||46K IOPS|
|MTBF||Telcordia, Stress Part||2.8M hours||2.5M hours||2.0M hours||1.4M hours|
SanDisk Extreme SSD: Reviews and Awards
"The SanDisk Extreme SSD boasts some of the fastest speeds we have recorded for a client SSD, with exceptionally strong 4K random read and randome write speeds." - StorageReview.com
"This is not only the highest performing SandForce drive on the market, but this is the highest performing consumer SSD..." - TweakTown.com
"The SanDisk Extreme 240GB SATA 3 SSD is a definite recommendation as its introductory price is as good to see as its performance." - The SSDReview.com
"The SanForce controller is indeed a force to be reckoned with, producing some outsanding performance results. SanDisk has just raised the bar by a significant margin." - PureOverclock.com
1 As compared to 7200 RPM SATA 2.5-inch hard drive. Based on published specifications and internal benchmarking tests.
2 Based on internal testing of sequential read and write speeds; performance may vary depending upon host device, OS, and application. 1 megabyte (MB) = 1 million bytes.
3 1 gigabyte (GB*) = 1 billion bytes. Some capacity not available for data storage.
4 Based on internal testing using Telcordia stress part testing.
5 Three-year warranty in regions not recognizing limited warranty.