Fast Performance for Everyday Computing
The Samsung 830 Series Solid-State Drive boasts superior random read speeds (up to 80,000 IOPS) and fast sequential read and write speeds (up to 520 MB/s and 400 MB/s, respectively). As a result, it's well suited for a wide range of computing needs, like web browsing, document creation, viewing or editing multimedia files, and playing PC games.
The device enables you to boot up your computer in as little as 15 seconds, and its energy-efficient design can improve your battery life by up to 30 minutes.
This SSD is a drive only. Samsung also offers full installation kits, the 830 Series SSD for Desktop Computers, and the 830 Series SSD for Notebook Computers.
Thin Profile Design
The 830 Series drive is notable for its slim profile and precision design. At only 0.28 inches thick, the device can accommodate ultra-slim PC cases and ultra-slim laptops.
Easy Drive Management with SSD Magician Software
Samsung's SSD Magician software eliminates the confusion and uncertainties of SSD management, making it simple for you to maximize the performance and lifetime of your Samsung SSD. The software helps maintain the SSD at its peak condition, giving you the same optimal performance and reliability throughout the life of your PC.
In addition to its performance maintenance features, SSD Magician also provides system information and facilitates performance benchmarking, performance optimization, operating system optimization, firmware updates, securely erasing data, and over-provisioning.
Compatibility and Warranty Information
This Samsung drive is compatible with Microsoft Windows 7 (32-bit and 64-bit), Windows Vista, Windows XP, Mac OS X, and Linux systems. The device measures 0.28 by 2.75 by 3.94 inches (H x W x D) and weighs 2.15 ounces.
The Samsung 830 Series Solid-State Drive is backed by a three-year limited warranty.
What's in the Box
Samsung 830 Series Solid-State Drive, Samsung SSD Magician software and manual CD, and documentation.
|Capacity||64 GB||128 GB||256 GB||512 GB|
|Type of Drive||Solid State|
|Form Factor||2.5-inch standard (Reduced 7mm thickness for use with ultraportables and netbooks)|
|For Use With||Laptops, ultraportables, netbooks, desktops|
|Interface||SATA revision 3.0 (SATA 6Gbits/s)|
|Random Read Speeds||80,000 IOPS|
|Sequential Read/Write Speeds||520 MB/s / 160 MB/s||520 MB/s / 320 MB/s||520 MB/s / 400 MB/s|
|Controller||3-Core MCX Multi-Core Controller|
|Type of Memory||Toggle DDR 2xnm NAND Flash Memory|
|Included Software||Samsung Magician 3.0|
|Dimensions||0.28 by 2.75 by 3.94 inches (H x W x D)|
*The Samsung 830 Series SSD Drives also comes in full-installation kit form. These kits include mounting hardware and a copy of Norton Ghost for a seamless upgrade with your current system. If you prefer the full-installation kit, please follow the links below.