Increase performance and productivity while extending the life of your computer with the Kingston SSDNow V100 256 GB Drive. The solid-state drive is built with no moving parts, making it far less susceptible to damage from shock and vibration than traditional hard drives. Utilizing NAND flash technology and a SATA interface, the drive delivers data throughput of up to 3 Gb/s. The drive also supports TRIM technology for optimized performance and the SMART monitoring system to detect problems so you can prevent drive failure. This Kingston V100 drive is an easy way to improve the performance of your notebook or desktop computer without incurring the cost of buying a new one.
Kingston SSDNow V100 Drive
|SSDNow V100 256 GB Drive|
At a Glance:
- 256 GB of memory and SATA interface for increased performance
- Solid-state drive is quieter, cooler, and uses less power than traditional drive
- Flash-based components for durable, shock-resistant storage
- Supports TRIM and SMART features for optimum performance and reliability
- Backed by a three-year warranty
"Incredibly, the 40-month-old SSD-equipped T61 outperformed its much younger rival delivering an average boot time of just 1.4 minutes..."
IT Architect, Qualcomm
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SATA Interface and NAND Technology for Faster Speed
Featuring a 2.5-inch form factor with flash memory components, the V100 solid-state drive uses NAND flash technology for storage, enabling read speeds of up to 250 MB/s and write speeds of up to 145 MB/s. And the convenient 2.5-inch size fits everywhere a regular hard drive does, including external enclosures.
With 256 GB of storage, the SSDNow V100 Drive has plenty of capacity for today's demanding applications. Its SATA interface, with data throughput of up to 3.0 Gb/s, launches programs and copies files rapidly, decreasing your wait time and increasing your productivity. Also, the drive's TRIM Command feature, compatible with Microsoft Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, and Linux 2.6.33, allows it to maintain optimum performance. And for added peace of mind, it supports SMART (Self-Monitoring Analysis Reporting Technology), which alerts you to problems before they occur, so you get increased performance and reliability in one fast drive.
Upgrade Your Desktop's Performance
If you have a sluggish desktop system that needs an upgrade, the Kingston SSDNow V100 Drive is an ideal solution. Adding the drive to your desktop computer enables it to boot faster by utilizing the speed of the drive's flash-based technology. And, the V100 works alongside your existing hard drive, optimizing its performance.
Extend the Life of Your Notebook
By upgrading your notebook with the SSDNow V100 Drive, you'll extend its life and get plenty of capacity to run today's powerful applications. You'll get the memory you need, decrease boot-up time, and increase your productivity. And with the drive's solid-state design, your notebook will run silently and operate cooler while using less power.
To make it easier for desktop and notebook users to upgrade their computers, the SSDNow V100 Drive with Notebook Upgrade Kit Bundle and the SSDNow V100 Drive with Desktop Upgrade Kit Bundle are also available.
Greater Reliability than Traditional Drives
Most hard drives spin on a platter, making them susceptible to vibrations and sensitive to bumps, especially when you're on the go. The Kingston SSDNow V100 Drive is built with flash-based technology that uses no moving parts. The result is a durable and more reliable notebook that runs faster and quieter.
Reduced Power Consumption
The Kingston SSDNow V100 Drive not only increases performance--it also operates on less power while generating less heat, reducing its environmental impact. At a fraction of the cost of a new system, you'll save money and lower your energy consumption.
The SSDNow V100 Drive is backed by a three-year warranty.
What's in the Box
128 GB solid-state drive.